The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 52 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.37% 0.90% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.18% 8.51% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
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£390 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Wireless
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 47 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.94% 10.59% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 13 19
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +77.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Oxford -13 6 £390 -2.50% 2
Abingdon - - - - 2
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Logistics
5 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
6 3 (21.43%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
6 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) ADSL
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) ADSL
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Logistics
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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Rate: £320.00 - £375.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago