The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire 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 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.70% 0.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £28.64
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +13.47%
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.07% 15.00% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 22
Average daily rate £388 £450 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 1 - -
Daventry - 1 - -
Brackley - - - -
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 2 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) AutoCAD
1 2 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PC Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PC Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus
1 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft