The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 21 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.65% 1.16% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 11.11% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£375 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.24% 10.47% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 25
Average daily rate £375 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Wireless
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire