The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 86 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.88% - 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% - 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £307 - £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.99 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +82.05%
Wireless
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
295 55 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.28% 10.66% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 34 40
Median daily rate £285 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +153.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) DWDM
5 1 (10.00%) BT
5 1 (10.00%) NEC
5 1 (10.00%) 2G
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Nortel
5 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (10.00%) Nokia
5 1 (10.00%) Siemens
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) 2G
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) DWDM
4 1 (10.00%) RNC
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ETL
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Service Design
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (10.00%) Arqiva
3 1 (10.00%) Aruba
3 1 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (10.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) NEC
3 1 (10.00%) NetCracker
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Nortel
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Telindus
3 1 (10.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (10.00%) ZTE