The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / South East
Rank 128 112 149
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +37
Contract jobs citing Wireless 114 170 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.94% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.36% 9.49% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 95 60
Median daily rate £358 £350 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 22
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +187.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £22.70 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £53.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +37.86%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1549 1792 2040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.13% 20.50% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 996 980
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 90 115
Median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.48% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.81 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +2 57 £400 +3.22% 12
Buckinghamshire +10 20 £475 +69.64% 2
Berkshire -18 20 £264 -24.64% 7
Surrey -1 12 £350 - 2
Kent +4 2 £145 -17.14% 1
East Sussex +4 1 - - 6
Oxfordshire -7 1 £213 -34.10%
Sussex - 1 £475 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 108 (52.94%) Cisco
2 79 (38.73%) Firewall
3 76 (37.25%) LAN
4 73 (35.78%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (32.35%) Security Cleared
6 61 (29.90%) SC Cleared
7 59 (28.92%) CheckPoint
7 59 (28.92%) WAN
8 51 (25.00%) HP
9 50 (24.51%) Telecoms
10 48 (23.53%) CCNP
11 45 (22.06%) Windows
12 44 (21.57%) ITIL
13 40 (19.61%) VPN
13 40 (19.61%) Juniper
14 37 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
14 37 (18.14%) F5
15 35 (17.16%) Aruba
16 30 (14.71%) CCNA
16 30 (14.71%) Riverbed
17 29 (14.22%) Cisco Nexus
18 28 (13.73%) Fortinet
19 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
19 26 (12.75%) Network Design
20 25 (12.25%) CCIE
21 24 (11.76%) Service Management
21 24 (11.76%) Degree
21 24 (11.76%) FortiGate
22 23 (11.27%) Citrix
23 22 (10.78%) Active Directory

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.94%) IBM Notes
2 5 (2.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (10.29%) MS Office
2 15 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.98%) IaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (38.73%) Firewall
2 76 (37.25%) LAN
3 59 (28.92%) WAN
4 40 (19.61%) VPN
5 37 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (14.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (10.29%) BIG-IP
7 21 (10.29%) TCP/IP
8 20 (9.80%) Network Security
9 18 (8.82%) 4G
9 18 (8.82%) DNS
9 18 (8.82%) IPsec
9 18 (8.82%) NetScaler
9 18 (8.82%) SSL
10 17 (8.33%) LTE
11 16 (7.84%) VoIP
12 15 (7.35%) Internet
13 12 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
13 12 (5.88%) OSPF
14 11 (5.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.98%) MySQL
3 1 (0.49%) Redis
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) AppScan
1 1 (0.49%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.49%) GDB
1 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.49%) WinDbg
General
1 50 (24.51%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.86%) Finance
3 6 (2.94%) Retail
4 4 (1.96%) Korean Language
5 3 (1.47%) Automotive
5 3 (1.47%) Electronics
5 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.98%) Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (34.80%) Network Engineer
2 31 (15.20%) Analyst
3 14 (6.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (6.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 13 (6.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (6.37%) Support Engineer
4 13 (6.37%) Test Analyst
5 9 (4.41%) Network Analyst
5 9 (4.41%) Security Engineer
6 8 (3.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (3.92%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 8 (3.92%) Architect
6 8 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (3.92%) Desktop Support
6 8 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 8 (3.92%) Security Advisor
6 8 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (3.43%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (3.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (3.43%) Cabling Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 7 (3.43%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.47%) Web Services
4 2 (0.98%) .NET
4 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.98%) WSDL
4 2 (0.98%) XML
4 2 (0.98%) XSD
5 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.49%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) jQuery
5 1 (0.49%) REST
5 1 (0.49%) RESTful
5 1 (0.49%) SAML
5 1 (0.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.78%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.29%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.37%) CESG
5 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.94%) PKI
7 5 (2.45%) Handset
7 5 (2.45%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (1.96%) CMDB
8 4 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.96%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.47%) BYOD
9 3 (1.47%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.98%) NHS
10 2 (0.98%) PMI
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) e-Health
11 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.06%) Windows
2 19 (9.31%) Linux
3 16 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.43%) Unix
6 7 (3.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.94%) Android
8 4 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.47%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.47%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.98%) CentOS
10 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.49%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.57%) ITIL
2 26 (12.75%) Network Design
3 24 (11.76%) Service Management
4 22 (10.78%) ITSM
5 21 (10.29%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (7.35%) Load Balancing
6 15 (7.35%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (6.37%) Cryptography
7 13 (6.37%) Project Management
7 13 (6.37%) Regression Testing
7 13 (6.37%) Risk Management
7 13 (6.37%) Test Management
8 10 (4.90%) ISMS
8 10 (4.90%) Web Filtering
9 9 (4.41%) Change Management
9 9 (4.41%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (4.41%) Email Filtering
9 9 (4.41%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.92%) Information Security
11 7 (3.43%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.94%) C
2 5 (2.45%) Java
3 4 (1.96%) C++
4 3 (1.47%) Embedded C
4 3 (1.47%) Embedded C++
4 3 (1.47%) PHP
5 2 (0.98%) C#
5 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.98%) Python
6 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (35.78%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (32.35%) Security Cleared
3 61 (29.90%) SC Cleared
4 48 (23.53%) CCNP
5 30 (14.71%) CCNA
6 25 (12.25%) CCIE
7 24 (11.76%) Degree
8 20 (9.80%) CCSE
9 19 (9.31%) CCSA
9 19 (9.31%) CISSP
10 18 (8.82%) CCDP
10 18 (8.82%) CCIP
10 18 (8.82%) JNCIA
10 18 (8.82%) JNCIE
11 16 (7.84%) HP ASE
11 16 (7.84%) HP MASE
12 15 (7.35%) CESG Certified Professional
12 15 (7.35%) DV Cleared
13 11 (5.39%) ISTQB
13 11 (5.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.37%) RMADS
2 12 (5.88%) SLA
3 6 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (10.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.92%) XenServer
4 7 (3.43%) Firmware
5 5 (2.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.47%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.98%) vSphere
7 2 (0.98%) XenApp
8 1 (0.49%) Docker
8 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 24 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 13 (6.37%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.94%) SCCM
4 4 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.96%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.47%) OPNET
6 2 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.98%) Nessus
6 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.98%) Puppet
6 2 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.98%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (0.98%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.49%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.49%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.49%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.49%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.49%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 108 (52.94%) Cisco
2 59 (28.92%) CheckPoint
3 51 (25.00%) HP
4 40 (19.61%) Juniper
5 37 (18.14%) F5
6 35 (17.16%) Aruba
7 30 (14.71%) Riverbed
8 28 (13.73%) Fortinet
9 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
10 23 (11.27%) Citrix
11 17 (8.33%) Dell
12 15 (7.35%) Extreme Networks
13 14 (6.86%) VMware
14 12 (5.88%) Palo Alto
15 10 (4.90%) Blue Coat
16 8 (3.92%) Avaya
16 8 (3.92%) Sourcefire
17 6 (2.94%) Lotus
17 6 (2.94%) SolarWinds
18 5 (2.45%) Apple
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