The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank - 47 33
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.29% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.33% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -26.60%
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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 Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.45% 8.62% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 12
Average daily rate £305 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £496 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.60 £20.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +3.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Wireless
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP