The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South West / Somerset
Rank - 38 39
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.68% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £163
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
- +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £38.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +49.51%

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
25 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.50% 6.80% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
Median daily rate £440 £410 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +82.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Wireless
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 13 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco