The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 35 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% 2.12% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 18.52% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £240 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £359 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.45 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.69% +62.50%
Wireless
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 27 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.83% 11.44% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 15
Median daily rate £325 £285 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £240 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.45 £38.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.46% +60.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Aylesford - 1 - -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 10 (76.92%) Change Management
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (53.85%) Network Security
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Juniper
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) High Availability
7 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 1 (7.69%) XenServer
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.69%) NHS
8 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
8 1 (7.69%) VMware

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) LAN Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Wireless Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Technician
4 2 (15.38%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
3 1 (7.69%) VMware