The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 15 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.17% 7.52% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 20.73% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 1
Average daily rate £203 £286 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +154.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-5.67% +74.07%
Wireless
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 82 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 25.00% 36.28% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 39 23
Average daily rate £203 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.17% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) 3G
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Huawei
3 5 (41.67%) BT
3 5 (41.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (41.67%) Ericsson
3 5 (41.67%) Nokia
3 5 (41.67%) Siemens
3 5 (41.67%) NetCracker
3 5 (41.67%) ZTE
3 5 (41.67%) Nokia Networks
3 5 (41.67%) Virgin Media
3 5 (41.67%) Arqiva
3 5 (41.67%) Telindus
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) IPv6
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Avaya
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) 802.11
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) EIGRP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) 3G
2 3 (25.00%) 2G
2 3 (25.00%) 4G
2 3 (25.00%) 802.11
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) IPsec
2 3 (25.00%) IPv6
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
2 3 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (25.00%) SNMP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) VLAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Site Manager
3 1 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Demand Management
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
1 3 (25.00%) Quote-to-Cash
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
3 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Huawei
2 5 (41.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 5 (41.67%) Arqiva
2 5 (41.67%) BT
2 5 (41.67%) Ericsson
2 5 (41.67%) NetCracker
2 5 (41.67%) Nokia
2 5 (41.67%) Nokia Networks
2 5 (41.67%) Siemens
2 5 (41.67%) Telindus
2 5 (41.67%) Virgin Media
2 5 (41.67%) ZTE
3 3 (25.00%) Aruba
3 3 (25.00%) Avaya
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) NetScout
3 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (25.00%) SAP