The first table below looks at the demand for WiMAX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WiMAX
Rank 411 388 422
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +34
Contract jobs citing WiMAX 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.034% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £280
% change year-on-year
- +33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2800 2963 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.57% 13.72% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1841 2271
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 132 152
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
WiMAX
England

WiMAX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WiMAX Jobs Demand Trend in London

WiMAX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WiMAX Daily Rate Trend in London

WiMAX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WiMAX Hourly Rate Trend in London

WiMAX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WiMAX 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 WiMAX.

1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) SGI
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) SGSN
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WiMAX 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 WiMAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) SGSN
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) SGI
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei