The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.64% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£406 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £316
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+82.05% -39.06%
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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 Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.89% 10.70% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 16
Average daily rate £375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.09 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £40.50 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
7 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (21.43%) Dell KACE
7 3 (21.43%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
7 3 (21.43%) CentOS
7 3 (21.43%) WordPress
7 3 (21.43%) Altiris
7 3 (21.43%) Logistics
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 3 (21.43%) Dell
7 3 (21.43%) Service Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (21.43%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) ADSL
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Intranet
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) ICT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic
1 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Dell KACE
3 3 (21.43%) Ruckus Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Altiris
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint