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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 151 121 197
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +76
Contract jobs citing Wireless 97 150 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 1.60% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.22% 8.52% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 106 33
Median daily rate £350 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £328
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.45 £22.75 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £36.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-50.34% +81.25%
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
1559 1761 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.13% 18.73% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 948 888
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 121 114
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +3 41 £325 -18.75% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 17 £450 +7.78% 2
Berkshire -21 16 £375 +10.29% 15
Surrey +19 13 £165 -58.75% 6
West Sussex +11 4 £374 +10.74%
East Sussex +1 2 - - 3
Oxfordshire -10 2 £200 -52.94% 2
Kent -3 1 - -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 104 (50.24%) Cisco
2 82 (39.61%) Firewall
3 80 (38.65%) LAN
4 62 (29.95%) WAN
5 60 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (26.09%) Windows
7 51 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
8 49 (23.67%) CheckPoint
9 48 (23.19%) Network Security
10 47 (22.71%) SC Cleared
10 47 (22.71%) Security Cleared
11 42 (20.29%) CCNP
12 40 (19.32%) Telecoms
13 39 (18.84%) VoIP
14 38 (18.36%) Microsoft
15 36 (17.39%) Palo Alto
16 33 (15.94%) Data Centre
17 32 (15.46%) CCNA
18 31 (14.98%) Cisco Nexus
19 28 (13.53%) VPN
20 27 (13.04%) Citrix
21 26 (12.56%) TCP/IP
21 26 (12.56%) 4G
22 25 (12.08%) LTE
22 25 (12.08%) HP
23 23 (11.11%) ITIL
23 23 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
24 22 (10.63%) Active Directory
25 21 (10.14%) Juniper
25 21 (10.14%) Project Management

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 14 (6.76%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.90%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.93%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.97%) CMS
5 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.97%) WordPress
6 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (9.18%) MS Office
2 17 (8.21%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.97%) InDesign
5 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Sage X3
1 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) IaaS
1 3 (1.45%) Office 365
1 3 (1.45%) SaaS
2 2 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 82 (39.61%) Firewall
2 80 (38.65%) LAN
3 62 (29.95%) WAN
4 51 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
5 48 (23.19%) Network Security
6 39 (18.84%) VoIP
7 31 (14.98%) Cisco Nexus
8 28 (13.53%) VPN
9 26 (12.56%) 4G
9 26 (12.56%) TCP/IP
10 25 (12.08%) LTE
11 23 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (8.70%) 3G
13 16 (7.73%) IP Telephony
14 15 (7.25%) Cisco Wireless
14 15 (7.25%) Internet
14 15 (7.25%) IPsec
15 14 (6.76%) SSL
16 13 (6.28%) NetScaler
17 12 (5.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.93%) MS Access
2 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) AppScan
1 1 (0.48%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.48%) GDB
1 1 (0.48%) WinDbg
General
1 40 (19.32%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.18%) Finance
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 5 (2.42%) Back Office
6 4 (1.93%) Electronics
6 4 (1.93%) Korean Language
7 3 (1.45%) Advertising
7 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Automotive
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Military
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (36.71%) Network Engineer
2 28 (13.53%) Analyst
3 22 (10.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 19 (9.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (9.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 18 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 17 (8.21%) Firewall Engineer
6 17 (8.21%) Support Engineer
7 14 (6.76%) Project Manager
8 13 (6.28%) Test Analyst
8 13 (6.28%) Wireless Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) Architect
9 10 (4.83%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 9 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 9 (4.35%) Desktop Support
11 8 (3.86%) Network Analyst
11 8 (3.86%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.80%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.48%) .NET
2 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.48%) CSS
2 1 (0.48%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.48%) HTML
2 1 (0.48%) jQuery
2 1 (0.48%) RESTful
2 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.94%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.35%) CESG
3 9 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 7 (3.38%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.90%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.93%) CMDB
7 4 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.45%) PKI
8 3 (1.45%) PMI
8 3 (1.45%) Social Media
8 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.97%) Blog
9 2 (0.97%) NHS
10 1 (0.48%) CCTV
10 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.48%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.09%) Windows
2 18 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 17 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (7.73%) Windows Server
4 16 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.28%) Linux
6 10 (4.83%) Unix
6 10 (4.83%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.42%) Android
7 5 (2.42%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.42%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.93%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.93%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.11%) ITIL
2 21 (10.14%) Project Management
3 16 (7.73%) Change Management
4 15 (7.25%) PRINCE2
5 13 (6.28%) Regression Testing
5 13 (6.28%) Test Management
6 12 (5.80%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 11 (5.31%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (4.83%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (4.83%) Load Balancing
8 10 (4.83%) Risk Management
9 9 (4.35%) Fault Management
9 9 (4.35%) Information Security
9 9 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (4.35%) Service Management
9 9 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (3.86%) Logistics
10 8 (3.86%) Migration
10 8 (3.86%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.86%) C
2 6 (2.90%) C++
3 5 (2.42%) Embedded C
3 5 (2.42%) Java
4 4 (1.93%) Embedded C++
4 4 (1.93%) SQL
5 2 (0.97%) Python
6 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.48%) C#
6 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.48%) PHP
6 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (22.71%) SC Cleared
2 47 (22.71%) Security Cleared
3 42 (20.29%) CCNP
4 32 (15.46%) CCNA
5 14 (6.76%) CISSP
5 14 (6.76%) Degree
6 11 (5.31%) CESG Certified Professional
6 11 (5.31%) ISTQB
6 11 (5.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.90%) APMP
8 5 (2.42%) CCDA
8 5 (2.42%) CCDP
8 5 (2.42%) CCIE
8 5 (2.42%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.93%) HNC
10 3 (1.45%) CCSE
10 3 (1.45%) CCSP
10 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.18%) SLA
2 9 (4.35%) RMADS
3 4 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (10.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.83%) XenServer
4 7 (3.38%) Firmware
5 6 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.42%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.45%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.97%) vSphere
9 2 (0.97%) XenApp
10 1 (0.48%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (7.73%) FortiGate
2 13 (6.28%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (3.38%) Nexpose
4 6 (2.90%) SCCM
5 5 (2.42%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.93%) Amdocs OSS
6 4 (1.93%) OPNET
7 3 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.97%) TrustSec
8 2 (0.97%) WSUS
9 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.48%) Cacti
9 1 (0.48%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.48%) Nmap
9 1 (0.48%) QRadar
9 1 (0.48%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.48%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.48%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 104 (50.24%) Cisco
2 49 (23.67%) CheckPoint
3 38 (18.36%) Microsoft
4 36 (17.39%) Palo Alto
5 27 (13.04%) Citrix
6 25 (12.08%) HP
7 21 (10.14%) Juniper
8 17 (8.21%) Aruba
8 17 (8.21%) F5
9 16 (7.73%) VMware
10 12 (5.80%) Blue Coat
10 12 (5.80%) Dell
11 11 (5.31%) Sourcefire
12 10 (4.83%) Avaya
12 10 (4.83%) Extreme Networks
13 8 (3.86%) Huawei
13 8 (3.86%) Remedy
14 7 (3.38%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.38%) LogRhythm
14 7 (3.38%) SolarWinds
Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £397.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £9.00 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago