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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 248 224 275
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Contract jobs citing Wireless 188 210 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.94% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.43% 7.04% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 147 91
Median daily rate £425 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +53.84%
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
2923 2983 2722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.25% 13.38% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2006 1950 1822
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 93 82
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.67 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% +13.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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 +29 25 £440 +15.78% 11
Hounslow -1 1 £260 -9.56%
Ilford -3 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Brentford - 1 £190 -
Croydon - 1 £550 - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 265 (70.67%) Cisco
2 199 (53.07%) Firewall
3 180 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 167 (44.53%) WAN
5 165 (44.00%) LAN
6 128 (34.13%) CCNP
7 101 (26.93%) ITIL
8 97 (25.87%) CCNA
9 87 (23.20%) TCP/IP
10 85 (22.67%) Network Security
11 79 (21.07%) CheckPoint
12 73 (19.47%) Windows
12 73 (19.47%) Cisco ASA
13 71 (18.93%) CCIE
14 69 (18.40%) VPN
14 69 (18.40%) Cisco Wireless
15 67 (17.87%) Data Centre
16 65 (17.33%) VoIP
17 63 (16.80%) MPLS
18 57 (15.20%) Finance
19 56 (14.93%) Microsoft
20 54 (14.40%) Juniper
21 52 (13.87%) OSPF
22 50 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
23 49 (13.07%) BGP
24 47 (12.53%) Network Design
25 45 (12.00%) Internet
26 44 (11.73%) Active Directory
26 44 (11.73%) DNS
26 44 (11.73%) Palo Alto

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 10 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.13%) IBM Notes
4 7 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (1.87%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.33%) JBoss
5 5 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) Node.js
7 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.40%) MS Office
3 13 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.00%) Office 365
2 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.33%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.07%) IaaS
5 4 (1.07%) PaaS
5 4 (1.07%) SaaS
6 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.53%) Google Play
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 199 (53.07%) Firewall
2 167 (44.53%) WAN
3 165 (44.00%) LAN
4 87 (23.20%) TCP/IP
5 85 (22.67%) Network Security
6 73 (19.47%) Cisco ASA
7 69 (18.40%) Cisco Wireless
7 69 (18.40%) VPN
8 65 (17.33%) VoIP
9 63 (16.80%) MPLS
10 52 (13.87%) OSPF
11 50 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 49 (13.07%) BGP
13 45 (12.00%) Internet
14 44 (11.73%) DNS
15 40 (10.67%) DHCP
16 32 (8.53%) EIGRP
17 30 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
18 29 (7.73%) VLAN
18 29 (7.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.87%) Oracle Database
2 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (0.80%) FileMaker
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.53%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.27%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.27%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.27%) Gradle
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) Maven
3 1 (0.27%) Selenium
3 1 (0.27%) Selenium IDE
General
1 57 (15.20%) Finance
2 21 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.07%) Retail
4 18 (4.80%) Banking
5 12 (3.20%) Legal
6 6 (1.60%) Electronics
7 4 (1.07%) Billing
7 4 (1.07%) Games
7 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.07%) Law
8 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.80%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.53%) Front Office
9 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 166 (44.27%) Network Engineer
2 46 (12.27%) Architect
3 45 (12.00%) Analyst
4 42 (11.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 31 (8.27%) Cisco Engineer
6 28 (7.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 27 (7.20%) Network Security Engineer
7 27 (7.20%) Security Engineer
8 25 (6.67%) Network Analyst
9 23 (6.13%) Network Architect
10 22 (5.87%) Voice Engineer
11 20 (5.33%) Voice Network Engineer
12 17 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (4.27%) Support Analyst
14 15 (4.00%) Project Manager
14 15 (4.00%) VoIP Engineer
15 13 (3.47%) Design Engineer
15 13 (3.47%) Designer
16 12 (3.20%) Support Engineer
17 11 (2.93%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.07%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.60%) XMPP
3 5 (1.33%) Middleware
3 5 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.80%) Android SDK
4 3 (0.80%) REST
5 2 (0.53%) .NET
5 2 (0.53%) CSS
5 2 (0.53%) JSON
5 2 (0.53%) SAML
5 2 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.27%) HTML
6 1 (0.27%) HTML5
6 1 (0.27%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.27%) Java Concurrency
6 1 (0.27%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.27%) RESTful
6 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.87%) Data Centre
2 35 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.80%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 14 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.73%) PKI
6 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.07%) iPad
7 4 (1.07%) User Experience
8 3 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.80%) iPhone
8 3 (0.80%) SCADA
8 3 (0.80%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.53%) CCTV
9 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.53%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.47%) Windows
2 30 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 28 (7.47%) Windows 7
4 19 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.53%) Linux
5 17 (4.53%) Mac OS X
5 17 (4.53%) Unix
6 15 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.73%) Windows 10
7 14 (3.73%) Windows XP
8 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.13%) Solaris
10 7 (1.87%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.07%) Android
12 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (26.93%) ITIL
2 47 (12.53%) Network Design
3 38 (10.13%) Change Management
4 33 (8.80%) Network Monitoring
5 31 (8.27%) Network Management
6 27 (7.20%) Project Management
7 25 (6.67%) Migration
8 18 (4.80%) Load Balancing
9 17 (4.53%) Network Architecture
9 17 (4.53%) Service Management
10 15 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
11 13 (3.47%) Information Security
12 12 (3.20%) Problem Management
12 12 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (2.67%) Security Architecture
14 9 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (2.40%) Change Control
14 9 (2.40%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.93%) Java
2 9 (2.40%) Python
2 9 (2.40%) Shell Script
2 9 (2.40%) SQL
3 8 (2.13%) Perl
4 6 (1.60%) C
5 5 (1.33%) C#
6 4 (1.07%) C++
6 4 (1.07%) Ruby
7 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.27%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 180 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (34.13%) CCNP
3 97 (25.87%) CCNA
4 71 (18.93%) CCIE
5 29 (7.73%) Security Cleared
6 26 (6.93%) CCDP
7 23 (6.13%) Degree
8 15 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 13 (3.47%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.93%) CISSP
11 10 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (2.40%) CCNP Voice
12 9 (2.40%) MCP
12 9 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (1.87%) MCSE
14 4 (1.07%) CCSA
14 4 (1.07%) JNCIP
14 4 (1.07%) MCSA
15 3 (0.80%) CISMP
15 3 (0.80%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.40%) SLA
2 7 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.07%) QA
4 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 44 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.67%) VMware ESX
4 8 (2.13%) vSphere
5 5 (1.33%) UAG
6 4 (1.07%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.07%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.07%) XenApp
7 3 (0.80%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.53%) Firmware
9 1 (0.27%) Samba
9 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (8.53%) FortiGate
2 20 (5.33%) Cisco Prime
3 16 (4.27%) SCCM
4 9 (2.40%) Nagios
4 9 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (2.13%) Cacti
6 7 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (1.33%) Control-M
8 5 (1.33%) MIMEsweeper
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (1.07%) BladeLogic
9 4 (1.07%) SmokePing
10 3 (0.80%) OPNET
10 3 (0.80%) WSUS
11 2 (0.53%) AppManager
11 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.53%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 265 (70.67%) Cisco
2 79 (21.07%) CheckPoint
3 56 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 54 (14.40%) Juniper
5 44 (11.73%) Palo Alto
6 43 (11.47%) SolarWinds
7 36 (9.60%) Riverbed
8 32 (8.53%) Aruba
9 31 (8.27%) F5
10 27 (7.20%) Citrix
11 26 (6.93%) VMware
12 23 (6.13%) NICE Systems
13 22 (5.87%) Remedy
14 19 (5.07%) Fortinet
15 16 (4.27%) HP
16 15 (4.00%) Blue Coat
17 13 (3.47%) Forcepoint
17 13 (3.47%) Oracle
18 12 (3.20%) Mitel
19 11 (2.93%) LANDesk
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