The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.60% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.94%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.05% 12.95% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 16
Median daily rate £340 £425 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £362 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £480 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (75.00%) ELK Stack
2 3 (75.00%) RSA enVision
2 3 (75.00%) QRadar
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (75.00%) logstash
2 3 (75.00%) Kibana
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ELK Stack
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) SSCP
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kibana
1 3 (75.00%) logstash
1 3 (75.00%) QRadar
1 3 (75.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk