The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 33 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.70% 0.24% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.33% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
Wireless
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.97% 7.30% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 4
Average daily rate £265 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 2016. 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
Brackley - 1 £325 -
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Brocade
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware