The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 64 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.61% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% 1.41% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.12
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.74%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.40% 9.14% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 13 22
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £8.08 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -8.09%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Multicast
5 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) HSRP
5 3 (30.00%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) CCIE

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) Multicast
4 3 (30.00%) HSRP
4 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) WLAN
4 3 (30.00%) VRRP
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) e-Health
1 3 (30.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) CCDP
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCIP
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) F5
2 3 (30.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Crossbeam
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds