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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 134 120 186
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +66
Contract jobs citing Wireless 143 145 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 1.55% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.48% 7.85% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 71 34
Median daily rate £336 £325 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £28.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £38.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.17%
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
1912 1846 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.83% 19.78% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 891 713
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 105 104
Median hourly rate £35.50 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% +59.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £41.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 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 25 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 25 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 +26 43 £390 -2.50% 6
Berkshire -25 38 £338 +22.72% 8
Surrey -2 24 £300 -28.57% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £450 +26.76% 4
East Sussex +8 8 - - 3
Oxfordshire +4 5 £275 -37.14% 1
West Sussex -25 5 £350 +84.21% 4
Kent -14 4 £250 -50.00% 2
Middlesex -3 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 151 (48.09%) Cisco
2 140 (44.59%) Firewall
3 124 (39.49%) Cisco Certification
4 120 (38.22%) LAN
4 120 (38.22%) WAN
5 81 (25.80%) Telecoms
6 70 (22.29%) Windows
7 65 (20.70%) CCNP
8 58 (18.47%) ITIL
9 56 (17.83%) CCNA
10 54 (17.20%) Microsoft
11 53 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
12 50 (15.92%) TCP/IP
12 50 (15.92%) VoIP
13 48 (15.29%) C
14 47 (14.97%) Cisco Nexus
15 43 (13.69%) DNS
15 43 (13.69%) HP
16 42 (13.38%) CheckPoint
16 42 (13.38%) 3G
17 41 (13.06%) Data Centre
18 40 (12.74%) Security Cleared
19 38 (12.10%) Internet
19 38 (12.10%) Juniper
20 37 (11.78%) OSPF
21 36 (11.46%) BGP
21 36 (11.46%) SC Cleared
22 35 (11.15%) VPN
22 35 (11.15%) DHCP
23 34 (10.83%) Finance

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 29 (9.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (9.87%) MS Office
2 17 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.91%) QuarkXPress
4 4 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.14%) Mimecast
2 7 (2.23%) Office 365
3 6 (1.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (1.27%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (44.59%) Firewall
2 120 (38.22%) LAN
2 120 (38.22%) WAN
3 53 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
4 50 (15.92%) TCP/IP
4 50 (15.92%) VoIP
5 47 (14.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 43 (13.69%) DNS
7 42 (13.38%) 3G
8 38 (12.10%) Internet
9 37 (11.78%) OSPF
10 36 (11.46%) BGP
11 35 (11.15%) DHCP
11 35 (11.15%) VPN
12 31 (9.87%) Cisco Wireless
12 31 (9.87%) Network Security
13 29 (9.24%) MPLS
14 28 (8.92%) IPsec
15 27 (8.60%) LTE
16 25 (7.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.91%) FileMaker
1 6 (1.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.32%) Big Data
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.32%) DB2
3 1 (0.32%) MS Access
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.91%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.32%) AppScan
2 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 81 (25.80%) Telecoms
2 34 (10.83%) Finance
3 9 (2.87%) Legal
4 5 (1.59%) Back Office
4 5 (1.59%) Billing
5 4 (1.27%) Electronics
5 4 (1.27%) Marketing
5 4 (1.27%) Retail
6 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 134 (42.68%) Network Engineer
2 35 (11.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (10.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 24 (7.64%) Software Engineer
5 23 (7.32%) Embedded Engineer
5 23 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 22 (7.01%) Analyst
6 22 (7.01%) Support Engineer
7 21 (6.69%) Consultant
8 20 (6.37%) Network Support
9 18 (5.73%) VHDL Engineer
10 16 (5.10%) Network Support Engineer
11 15 (4.78%) Senior Network Engineer
12 14 (4.46%) Firewall Engineer
12 14 (4.46%) Security Engineer
13 13 (4.14%) Field Engineer
13 13 (4.14%) Project Manager
13 13 (4.14%) Service Analyst
13 13 (4.14%) Service Desk Analyst
14 12 (3.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.82%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.96%) Regular Expression
2 3 (0.96%) RSS
3 2 (0.64%) XML
4 1 (0.32%) MAPI
4 1 (0.32%) ODBC
4 1 (0.32%) WCF
4 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.06%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.32%) PKI
4 18 (5.73%) VHDL
5 16 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.10%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.82%) AS400
6 12 (3.82%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.23%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (2.23%) iPad
7 7 (2.23%) iPhone
8 6 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.27%) CESG
10 3 (0.96%) CCTV
10 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.96%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.96%) e-Health
10 3 (0.96%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.64%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.29%) Windows
2 29 (9.24%) Windows Server
3 24 (7.64%) Linux
4 19 (6.05%) Windows XP
5 16 (5.10%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.50%) Mac OS X
8 10 (3.18%) Unix
8 10 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.59%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.96%) CatOS
11 3 (0.96%) CentOS
11 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.32%) AIX
13 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.47%) ITIL
2 27 (8.60%) Software Engineering
3 22 (7.01%) Network Design
4 19 (6.05%) Embedded Software Development
4 19 (6.05%) Migration
5 18 (5.73%) Network Architecture
6 17 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 16 (5.10%) Change Management
7 16 (5.10%) Service Delivery
8 15 (4.78%) Identity Management
8 15 (4.78%) Security Management
9 14 (4.46%) Change Control
9 14 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (4.46%) Mentoring
10 13 (4.14%) Coaching
10 13 (4.14%) Project Management
11 12 (3.82%) Information Management
12 9 (2.87%) Information Security
12 9 (2.87%) Operations Management
12 9 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.29%) C
2 27 (8.60%) Embedded C
3 11 (3.50%) C++
4 8 (2.55%) SQL
5 5 (1.59%) Python
6 3 (0.96%) Java
7 2 (0.64%) Embedded C++
7 2 (0.64%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.32%) Korn
8 1 (0.32%) Perl
8 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 124 (39.49%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (20.70%) CCNP
3 56 (17.83%) CCNA
4 40 (12.74%) Security Cleared
5 36 (11.46%) SC Cleared
6 29 (9.24%) Degree
7 15 (4.78%) CCIE
8 11 (3.50%) HND
9 10 (3.18%) MCP
10 9 (2.87%) CISSP
11 7 (2.23%) CCENT
12 6 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.27%) CCDA
13 4 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
14 3 (0.96%) CCDP
14 3 (0.96%) HNC
14 3 (0.96%) JNCIP
14 3 (0.96%) MCSE
14 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.24%) SLA
2 4 (1.27%) HIPAA
2 4 (1.27%) RMADS
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.64%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (10.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.78%) ISA Server
2 15 (4.78%) UAG
3 6 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.96%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.96%) vSphere
5 3 (0.96%) XenApp
5 3 (0.96%) XenServer
6 2 (0.64%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 21 (6.69%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (5.10%) WSUS
3 11 (3.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (2.87%) Backup Exec
4 9 (2.87%) HP SIM
4 9 (2.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.96%) OpenView
5 3 (0.96%) OPNET
5 3 (0.96%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.32%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
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%) SCCM
6 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 151 (48.09%) Cisco
2 54 (17.20%) Microsoft
3 43 (13.69%) HP
4 42 (13.38%) CheckPoint
5 38 (12.10%) Juniper
6 32 (10.19%) Aruba
6 32 (10.19%) F5
7 21 (6.69%) Citrix
7 21 (6.69%) SolarWinds
8 20 (6.37%) Nokia
8 20 (6.37%) Palo Alto
9 17 (5.41%) Huawei
10 16 (5.10%) BT
11 15 (4.78%) Ericsson
12 14 (4.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 14 (4.46%) Avaya
12 14 (4.46%) NetCracker
12 14 (4.46%) Siemens
12 14 (4.46%) VMware
12 14 (4.46%) ZTE
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