The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newbury region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - - 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.57
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +6.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 19.08% 33.61% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 4
Average daily rate £450 £400 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +88.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
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Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) NetHawk
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) GGSN
2 1 (33.33%) SGSN
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) Packet Switching
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) 3G

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) Packet Switching
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) 2G
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) GGSN
1 1 (33.33%) SGSN
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) NetHawk