The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
North West / Manchester
Rank 77 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 15 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.12% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.21% 5.49% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
Median daily rate £413 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £240 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.27 £9.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +55.33%

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
208 255 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.49% 14.21% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 140 104
Median daily rate £400 £389 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Salford - 6 £425 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) WAN
3 18 (58.06%) LAN
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco
5 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 10 (32.26%) Unix
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (29.03%) Apple
8 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
8 9 (29.03%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (29.03%) Patch Management
8 9 (29.03%) RSA enVision
8 9 (29.03%) Security Operations
9 8 (25.81%) Case Management
9 8 (25.81%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (25.81%) QRadar
9 8 (25.81%) SANS
9 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (25.81%) LogRhythm
9 8 (25.81%) Splunk
9 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (25.81%) SSCP
9 8 (25.81%) CISSP
9 8 (25.81%) CCNP
9 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) WAN
3 18 (58.06%) LAN
4 10 (32.26%) VPN
5 9 (29.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
6 8 (25.81%) VoIP
7 6 (19.35%) DNS
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
9 4 (12.90%) MPLS
9 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (9.68%) BGP
10 3 (9.68%) DHCP
10 3 (9.68%) Network Security
10 3 (9.68%) NX-OS
10 3 (9.68%) OSPF
10 3 (9.68%) VPLS
11 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Redis
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) GitLab
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Network Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Domain Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Network Specialist
6 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) IT Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (22.58%) RESTful
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
5 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Unix
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (29.03%) Patch Management
2 9 (29.03%) Security Operations
3 8 (25.81%) Case Management
3 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security
4 7 (22.58%) Open Source
4 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) SIEM
4 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (12.90%) Load Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCNP
2 8 (25.81%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) SANS
2 8 (25.81%) SSCP
3 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) RSA enVision
2 8 (25.81%) QRadar
3 7 (22.58%) Kibana
3 7 (22.58%) logstash
4 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) Apple
3 8 (25.81%) IBM
3 8 (25.81%) LogRhythm
3 8 (25.81%) Splunk
4 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
5 5 (16.13%) Aruba
5 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.13%) F5
5 5 (16.13%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Motorola
6 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.45%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.23%) Intel Security