The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 37 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 18 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.06% 1.53% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 7.38% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £195 £488 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +77.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £450 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £500 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 122 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.13% 20.78% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 41 40
Median daily rate £315 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 18
Median hourly rate £41.13 £21.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Hertfordshire region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Hertfordshire region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 9 £195 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 -
Watford - 1 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £315 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (57.14%) LAN
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 13 (46.43%) Network Management
5 12 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (42.86%) VPN
6 11 (39.29%) Firewall
6 11 (39.29%) Network Design
7 10 (35.71%) Juniper
7 10 (35.71%) CCNP
7 10 (35.71%) Network Security
8 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
8 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
8 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
8 9 (32.14%) Broadband
8 9 (32.14%) ISDN
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) CCNA
10 7 (25.00%) Meraki
11 6 (21.43%) Aruba
12 5 (17.86%) Windows
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
13 4 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
13 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
13 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
13 4 (14.29%) Presales
13 4 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) VPN
4 11 (39.29%) Firewall
5 10 (35.71%) Network Security
6 9 (32.14%) Broadband
6 9 (32.14%) ISDN
6 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (10.71%) WLAN
10 1 (3.57%) DHCP
10 1 (3.57%) DNS
10 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.57%) IPsec
10 1 (3.57%) SAN
10 1 (3.57%) VoIP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Support
2 9 (32.14%) Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Support
5 3 (10.71%) Network Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Wireless Network Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Audio Visual Technician
6 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Network Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) e-Health
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) CCTV
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) NetWare
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Network Management
2 12 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (39.29%) Network Design
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Presales
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Product Management
6 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
5 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) CCDP
6 3 (10.71%) CCIE
6 3 (10.71%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) Juniper
3 7 (25.00%) Meraki
4 6 (21.43%) Aruba
5 4 (14.29%) Apple
5 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 4 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) IronPort
6 3 (10.71%) ScanSafe
6 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
6 3 (10.71%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix
7 2 (7.14%) MikroTik
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) F5
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.57%) Nokia
8 1 (3.57%) Samsung
8 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.57%) VMware