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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - - 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £28.64
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +13.47%
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.93% 32.43% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 6
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 £90 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Wireless
Berkshire

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 19 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 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 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) Packet Switching
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) NetHawk
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) GGSN
1 1 (50.00%) SGSN
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) Packet Switching
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) GGSN
1 1 (50.00%) SGSN
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) NetHawk
Newbury
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour + Circa £14-£15 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago