The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 27 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.67% - 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +17.77%
Wireless
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.72% 9.19% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 15
Average daily rate £438 £355 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% -21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £228 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BYOD
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) VMware