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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 125 124 196
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +72
Contract jobs citing Wireless 161 150 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.51% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.85% 7.33% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 76 29
Median daily rate £350 £317 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -15.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 11
Median hourly rate £25.75 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.47% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £16.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +82.05%
Wireless
England

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
2050 2046 1729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.26% 20.56% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 991 751
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 102 112
Median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 63 £370 -4.51% 3
Berkshire -15 46 £415 +44.97% 12
Surrey +3 21 £250 -23.07% 6
East Sussex +8 8 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 7 £325 -8.45% 5
Oxfordshire -2 6 £275 -38.02% 2
Kent -16 5 £175 -61.11% 3
West Sussex -19 3 £335 +76.31% 1
Middlesex -2 1 - -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 158 (50.64%) Cisco
2 139 (44.55%) Firewall
3 129 (41.35%) Cisco Certification
4 125 (40.06%) LAN
5 124 (39.74%) WAN
6 77 (24.68%) CCNP
7 74 (23.72%) Telecoms
8 66 (21.15%) Windows
9 63 (20.19%) Cisco ASA
10 59 (18.91%) VoIP
11 55 (17.63%) ITIL
12 53 (16.99%) CCNA
13 51 (16.35%) TCP/IP
14 50 (16.03%) Microsoft
15 47 (15.06%) C
15 47 (15.06%) Security Cleared
16 45 (14.42%) CheckPoint
17 44 (14.10%) HP
17 44 (14.10%) SC Cleared
18 40 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (12.82%) DNS
19 38 (12.18%) Internet
19 38 (12.18%) 3G
19 38 (12.18%) Data Centre
20 36 (11.54%) MS Office
21 34 (10.90%) VPN
21 34 (10.90%) Juniper
21 34 (10.90%) Cisco Wireless
22 33 (10.58%) Finance
22 33 (10.58%) Network Security

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 28 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (11.54%) MS Office
2 14 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.92%) QuarkXPress
4 4 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.81%) Mimecast
2 8 (2.56%) Office 365
3 6 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (1.28%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 139 (44.55%) Firewall
2 125 (40.06%) LAN
3 124 (39.74%) WAN
4 63 (20.19%) Cisco ASA
5 59 (18.91%) VoIP
6 51 (16.35%) TCP/IP
7 40 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 40 (12.82%) DNS
8 38 (12.18%) 3G
8 38 (12.18%) Internet
9 34 (10.90%) Cisco Wireless
9 34 (10.90%) VPN
10 33 (10.58%) Network Security
11 32 (10.26%) DHCP
11 32 (10.26%) OSPF
12 30 (9.62%) BGP
13 28 (8.97%) MPLS
14 26 (8.33%) LTE
14 26 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
15 23 (7.37%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.92%) FileMaker
2 4 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.32%) Big Data
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.32%) DB2
4 1 (0.32%) MS Access
4 1 (0.32%) MySQL
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.92%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.32%) AppScan
2 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 74 (23.72%) Telecoms
2 33 (10.58%) Finance
3 9 (2.88%) Legal
4 5 (1.60%) Back Office
4 5 (1.60%) Billing
5 4 (1.28%) Retail
6 2 (0.64%) Electronics
6 2 (0.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 37 (11.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (11.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 25 (8.01%) Software Engineer
5 24 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 24 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (7.37%) Analyst
6 23 (7.37%) Support Engineer
7 22 (7.05%) Consultant
8 18 (5.77%) Network Support
8 18 (5.77%) VHDL Engineer
9 16 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
9 16 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (4.81%) Firewall Engineer
10 15 (4.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 15 (4.81%) Security Engineer
10 15 (4.81%) Service Analyst
10 15 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (4.17%) Network Consultant
11 13 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.96%) Regular Expression
2 3 (0.96%) RSS
3 1 (0.32%) MAPI
3 1 (0.32%) ODBC
3 1 (0.32%) WCF
3 1 (0.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.32%) XML
3 1 (0.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.18%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.41%) PKI
4 19 (6.09%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.77%) VHDL
6 17 (5.45%) Blackberry
7 16 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (4.49%) AS400
9 12 (3.85%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.24%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.92%) iPad
11 6 (1.92%) iPhone
12 5 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.96%) CCTV
13 3 (0.96%) e-Health
13 3 (0.96%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.64%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.64%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.15%) Windows
2 29 (9.29%) Windows Server
3 23 (7.37%) Linux
4 21 (6.73%) Windows XP
5 18 (5.77%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.53%) Mac OS X
7 11 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.88%) Unix
10 5 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.96%) CatOS
12 2 (0.64%) CentOS
12 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.32%) AIX
13 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.63%) ITIL
2 27 (8.65%) Software Engineering
3 21 (6.73%) Migration
4 19 (6.09%) Change Management
4 19 (6.09%) Embedded Software Development
5 18 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 18 (5.77%) Network Architecture
6 16 (5.13%) Identity Management
6 16 (5.13%) Network Design
7 15 (4.81%) Coaching
7 15 (4.81%) Security Management
8 14 (4.49%) Load Balancing
9 13 (4.17%) Project Management
9 13 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 12 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.21%) Change Control
11 10 (3.21%) High Availability
11 10 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (3.21%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (2.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (15.06%) C
2 26 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 10 (3.21%) C++
4 6 (1.92%) SQL
5 5 (1.60%) Python
6 3 (0.96%) Java
7 2 (0.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.32%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.32%) Korn
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (41.35%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (24.68%) CCNP
3 53 (16.99%) CCNA
4 47 (15.06%) Security Cleared
5 44 (14.10%) SC Cleared
6 28 (8.97%) Degree
7 17 (5.45%) CCIE
8 11 (3.53%) HND
9 10 (3.21%) MCP
10 8 (2.56%) CCENT
10 8 (2.56%) CCVP
11 7 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.92%) CISSP
12 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.96%) CWNA
13 3 (0.96%) HNC
13 3 (0.96%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.96%) MCSE
13 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.62%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) MISRA
3 1 (0.32%) MISRA C
System Software
1 31 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.81%) ISA Server
2 15 (4.81%) UAG
3 5 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.96%) vSphere
4 3 (0.96%) XenApp
5 1 (0.32%) Firmware
5 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.45%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (5.45%) WSUS
2 9 (2.88%) Backup Exec
2 9 (2.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (2.88%) HP SIM
2 9 (2.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (2.24%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (2.24%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.96%) OpenView
4 3 (0.96%) OPNET
4 3 (0.96%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.64%) SCCM
6 1 (0.32%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.32%) cPanel
6 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.32%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.32%) Nessus
6 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 158 (50.64%) Cisco
2 50 (16.03%) Microsoft
3 45 (14.42%) CheckPoint
4 44 (14.10%) HP
5 34 (10.90%) Juniper
6 29 (9.29%) F5
7 28 (8.97%) Aruba
8 21 (6.73%) Palo Alto
9 19 (6.09%) Nokia
9 19 (6.09%) SolarWinds
10 17 (5.45%) Huawei
11 16 (5.13%) Citrix
12 15 (4.81%) Ericsson
13 14 (4.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 14 (4.49%) Avaya
13 14 (4.49%) BT
13 14 (4.49%) NetCracker
13 14 (4.49%) Nokia Networks
13 14 (4.49%) Siemens
13 14 (4.49%) ZTE
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