The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 83 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 14 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.91% 0.25% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.60% 1.91% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£431 £190 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.97% -45.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £9.27 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.72% -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+31.11% -
Wireless
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 157 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.72% 12.84% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 64 59
Average daily rate £340 £298 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 28
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 28 (77.78%) WAN
3 23 (63.89%) OSPF
3 23 (63.89%) Firewall
4 20 (55.56%) BGP
4 20 (55.56%) EIGRP
5 19 (52.78%) MPLS
5 19 (52.78%) Nortel
5 19 (52.78%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (44.44%) Migration
6 16 (44.44%) Internet
6 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 16 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (41.67%) DMZ
7 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (41.67%) LAN
7 15 (41.67%) Windows
7 15 (41.67%) SolarWinds
7 15 (41.67%) VPLS
8 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
9 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle
10 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
10 11 (30.56%) UNIX
10 11 (30.56%) SAN
10 11 (30.56%) NAS
11 10 (27.78%) CCNA
12 9 (25.00%) VPN
13 8 (22.22%) EMC
13 8 (22.22%) Citrix

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) WAN
2 23 (63.89%) OSPF
2 23 (63.89%) Firewall
3 20 (55.56%) BGP
3 20 (55.56%) EIGRP
4 19 (52.78%) MPLS
4 19 (52.78%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (44.44%) Internet
5 16 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (41.67%) VPLS
6 15 (41.67%) LAN
6 15 (41.67%) DMZ
7 11 (30.56%) SAN
7 11 (30.56%) NAS
8 9 (25.00%) VPN
9 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
10 5 (13.89%) WLAN
10 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (13.89%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Project Leader
2 8 (22.22%) Technical Project Leader
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Celerra
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
1 7 (19.44%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.78%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) UNIX
3 7 (19.44%) Solaris
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
2 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
2 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.67%) Change Control
4 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.78%) CAD
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.78%) Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) C++
1 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.78%) CCNA
3 7 (19.44%) CCNP
3 7 (19.44%) VCP4
4 2 (5.56%) CCIE
4 2 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
5 1 (2.78%) CCSE
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) HP ASE
5 1 (2.78%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
3 7 (19.44%) XenApp
3 7 (19.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (19.44%) Terminal Services
3 7 (19.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Nortel
3 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 15 (41.67%) SolarWinds
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) EMC
7 8 (22.22%) Citrix
7 8 (22.22%) VMware
8 7 (19.44%) Avaya
9 3 (8.33%) BT
10 2 (5.56%) Meraki
10 2 (5.56%) Juniper
10 2 (5.56%) HP
10 2 (5.56%) Aruba
11 1 (2.78%) F5
11 1 (2.78%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (2.78%) Mitel
11 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.78%) Brocade
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