The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 138 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.036% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
416 465 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.24% 16.68% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 224 229
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 34
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Wireless Security
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Wireless Security Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Wireless Security 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 Security.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Motorola
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) AirMagnet
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Wireless Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Motorola
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) AirMagnet
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki