The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 262 279 280
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 182 169 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.73% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 5.95% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 110 99
Median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £164 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.25 £35.58 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.32% +34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £22.58 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £86.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +75.00%
Wireless
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3224 2840 3244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.29% 12.25% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2074 1882 2091
Median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 82 93
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.98 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% -21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in London

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
City of London +11 20 £463 +8.82% 8
Canary Wharf - 7 £160 -
Croydon -11 4 £300 +57.89% 1
Ilford -5 2 - -
Mayfair - 2 £325 -
Harrow - 2 £400 -
Hammersmith 0 1 £425 +203.57%
Bromley - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £315 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £175 - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 276 (70.23%) Cisco
2 201 (51.15%) Firewall
3 177 (45.04%) Cisco Certification
4 146 (37.15%) WAN
5 142 (36.13%) TCP/IP
6 136 (34.61%) LAN
7 129 (32.82%) CCNP
8 109 (27.74%) Cisco ASA
9 108 (27.48%) VPN
10 96 (24.43%) Finance
11 95 (24.17%) Windows
12 94 (23.92%) Juniper
13 91 (23.16%) CheckPoint
13 91 (23.16%) Data Centre
14 89 (22.65%) Network Security
15 85 (21.63%) ITIL
16 77 (19.59%) CCNA
17 75 (19.08%) Change Management
18 73 (18.58%) CCIE
19 70 (17.81%) OSPF
20 66 (16.79%) Active Directory
21 64 (16.28%) BGP
21 64 (16.28%) Aruba
21 64 (16.28%) F5
22 62 (15.78%) Cisco Nexus
22 62 (15.78%) Microsoft
23 60 (15.27%) Cisco Wireless
24 59 (15.01%) DNS
25 57 (14.50%) DHCP
26 55 (13.99%) Network Design

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 16 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.56%) IBM Notes
3 13 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (2.54%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.53%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.76%) IIS
9 2 (0.51%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) Apache
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.65%) MS Office
3 13 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) assyst
2 1 (0.25%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.63%) Office 365
2 28 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.27%) IaaS
5 4 (1.02%) G Suite
6 3 (0.76%) PaaS
6 3 (0.76%) SaaS
7 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.25%) Trello
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 201 (51.15%) Firewall
2 146 (37.15%) WAN
3 142 (36.13%) TCP/IP
4 136 (34.61%) LAN
5 109 (27.74%) Cisco ASA
6 108 (27.48%) VPN
7 89 (22.65%) Network Security
8 70 (17.81%) OSPF
9 64 (16.28%) BGP
10 62 (15.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 60 (15.27%) Cisco Wireless
12 59 (15.01%) DNS
13 57 (14.50%) DHCP
14 53 (13.49%) VoIP
15 51 (12.98%) MPLS
16 43 (10.94%) Internet
17 39 (9.92%) Cisco IOS
18 38 (9.67%) BIG-IP
19 36 (9.16%) Ethernet
20 32 (8.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.53%) MySQL
4 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.02%) MariaDB
5 4 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.25%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.25%) MS Access
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.25%) Power BI
8 1 (0.25%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.25%) Android Studio
2 1 (0.25%) Gradle
2 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Maven
2 1 (0.25%) RSpec
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 96 (24.43%) Finance
2 20 (5.09%) Banking
3 14 (3.56%) Retail
4 12 (3.05%) Legal
4 12 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.29%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.53%) Billing
7 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.02%) Advertising
9 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (39.19%) Network Engineer
2 57 (14.50%) Architect
3 40 (10.18%) Security Engineer
4 38 (9.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 38 (9.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 35 (8.91%) Analyst
5 35 (8.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 34 (8.65%) Senior Network Engineer
7 24 (6.11%) Network Architect
8 23 (5.85%) Consultant
8 23 (5.85%) Support Engineer
9 16 (4.07%) VoIP Engineer
10 15 (3.82%) Designer
10 15 (3.82%) Desktop Support
10 15 (3.82%) Network Analyst
10 15 (3.82%) Voice Engineer
11 14 (3.56%) Security Architect
11 14 (3.56%) Support Analyst
11 14 (3.56%) Wireless Architect
12 13 (3.31%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.21%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.27%) WAP
3 4 (1.02%) Middleware
4 3 (0.76%) Web Services
5 2 (0.51%) SAML
5 2 (0.51%) XMPP
6 1 (0.25%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) CSS3
6 1 (0.25%) HTML
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.25%) Java Concurrency
6 1 (0.25%) JSON
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.25%) Resque
6 1 (0.25%) REST
6 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (23.16%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.63%) Blackberry
3 25 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.85%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.56%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (3.05%) PKI
7 12 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.80%) BYOD
9 4 (1.02%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.76%) Handset
10 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.76%) Statistics
10 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.51%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 95 (24.17%) Windows
2 39 (9.92%) Windows Server
3 36 (9.16%) Windows 7
4 27 (6.87%) Linux
5 18 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 16 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.82%) Windows 10
8 14 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.31%) Unix
10 11 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (2.54%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.54%) Solaris
12 7 (1.78%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.76%) Android
14 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.25%) Mandriva Linux
15 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.63%) ITIL
2 75 (19.08%) Change Management
3 55 (13.99%) Network Design
4 34 (8.65%) Network Management
5 30 (7.63%) Network Monitoring
6 28 (7.12%) Time Management
7 26 (6.62%) Project Management
8 25 (6.36%) Load Balancing
9 22 (5.60%) Network Architecture
10 18 (4.58%) Service Management
11 16 (4.07%) Information Security
11 16 (4.07%) Migration
12 15 (3.82%) Identity Management
13 14 (3.56%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (3.56%) Validation
14 11 (2.80%) Mentoring
14 11 (2.80%) Network Planning
15 10 (2.54%) Change Control
15 10 (2.54%) Incident Management
15 10 (2.54%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.09%) Java
2 15 (3.82%) Shell Script
3 8 (2.04%) C
3 8 (2.04%) Perl
3 8 (2.04%) Python
3 8 (2.04%) SQL
4 6 (1.53%) C++
4 6 (1.53%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.53%) Ruby
5 3 (0.76%) C#
6 2 (0.51%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.25%) Fortran
7 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.25%) R
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.25%) VB
7 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 177 (45.04%) Cisco Certification
2 129 (32.82%) CCNP
3 77 (19.59%) CCNA
4 73 (18.58%) CCIE
5 41 (10.43%) Security Cleared
6 36 (9.16%) Degree
7 22 (5.60%) CCSE
7 22 (5.60%) SC Cleared
8 19 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (4.58%) CCDP
9 18 (4.58%) MCSA
9 18 (4.58%) MCSE
10 17 (4.33%) Network+ Certification
11 16 (4.07%) ACDT
11 16 (4.07%) ACHDS
11 16 (4.07%) ACTC
11 16 (4.07%) DV Cleared
11 16 (4.07%) MCDST
11 16 (4.07%) MCP
11 16 (4.07%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.11%) SLA
2 20 (5.09%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.51%) QA
6 1 (0.25%) GCP
System Software
1 66 (16.79%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.60%) Virtual Servers
3 21 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.54%) VMware ESX
5 9 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.78%) ProxySG
6 7 (1.78%) vSphere
7 5 (1.27%) Firmware
7 5 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.02%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.76%) XenApp
10 2 (0.51%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (7.63%) FortiGate
2 27 (6.87%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (6.11%) Nagios
4 21 (5.34%) Cacti
5 9 (2.29%) SmokePing
5 9 (2.29%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (2.04%) SCCM
7 7 (1.78%) OpenView
7 7 (1.78%) Puppet
8 6 (1.53%) Ansible
8 6 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.27%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (1.02%) EnCase
11 3 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.76%) OPNET
11 3 (0.76%) WSUS
12 2 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
12 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 276 (70.23%) Cisco
2 94 (23.92%) Juniper
3 91 (23.16%) CheckPoint
4 64 (16.28%) Aruba
4 64 (16.28%) F5
5 62 (15.78%) Microsoft
6 55 (13.99%) SolarWinds
7 45 (11.45%) Palo Alto
8 43 (10.94%) Riverbed
9 34 (8.65%) Blue Coat
10 32 (8.14%) Citrix
11 27 (6.87%) HP
12 24 (6.11%) VMware
13 21 (5.34%) Oracle
14 20 (5.09%) Apple
15 19 (4.83%) Meraki
15 19 (4.83%) Remedy
16 15 (3.82%) FireEye
16 15 (3.82%) NICE Systems
17 14 (3.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
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