The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 25 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.05% 2.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £244 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.89% 14.21% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £475 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) GSM

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Support
1 2 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) HOOD
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo