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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
- -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -1.53%
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.82% 10.39% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 21
Average daily rate £400 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £95 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.08 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Kettering - - - -
Northampton - - - - 2
Wireless
East Midlands

Wireless
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) PC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PC Support
2 1 (33.33%) PC Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft