The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 38 42
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.83% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.21% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £306 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 53 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.45% 13.84% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 17
Median daily rate £525 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Wireless
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle