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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / South East
Rank 144 111 160
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +49
Contract jobs citing Wireless 93 153 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.27% 1.83% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 9.15% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 94 50
Median daily rate £388 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +172.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.44 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +10.00%

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
1550 1673 1848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 19.96% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 906 888
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 110
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +6 44 £348 -13.12% 9
Buckinghamshire +28 22 £475 +11.76% 1
Berkshire -31 15 £362 +3.35% 12
Surrey 0 8 £350 -12.50% 2
East Sussex +1 3 - - 6
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 95 (51.91%) Cisco
2 76 (41.53%) Firewall
3 67 (36.61%) LAN
4 50 (27.32%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (26.23%) WAN
6 47 (25.68%) CheckPoint
7 46 (25.14%) Windows
8 40 (21.86%) Security Cleared
8 40 (21.86%) Cisco ASA
9 38 (20.77%) SC Cleared
9 38 (20.77%) Telecoms
10 35 (19.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (18.03%) HP
12 31 (16.94%) CCNP
12 31 (16.94%) Network Security
13 30 (16.39%) Juniper
14 29 (15.85%) ITIL
15 28 (15.30%) VPN
16 27 (14.75%) F5
17 26 (14.21%) Aruba
18 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
18 24 (13.11%) Citrix
19 23 (12.57%) TCP/IP
20 22 (12.02%) CCNA
21 21 (11.48%) Data Centre
22 20 (10.93%) Management Information System
22 20 (10.93%) SSL
22 20 (10.93%) VoIP
23 19 (10.38%) IPsec
23 19 (10.38%) 4G

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 10 (5.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.28%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.55%) CMS
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (7.10%) MS Office
2 10 (5.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.55%) InDesign
3 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) IaaS
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.09%) Office 365
1 2 (1.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (41.53%) Firewall
2 67 (36.61%) LAN
3 48 (26.23%) WAN
4 40 (21.86%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (19.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 31 (16.94%) Network Security
7 28 (15.30%) VPN
8 23 (12.57%) TCP/IP
9 20 (10.93%) SSL
9 20 (10.93%) VoIP
10 19 (10.38%) 4G
10 19 (10.38%) IPsec
11 18 (9.84%) LTE
12 17 (9.29%) DNS
12 17 (9.29%) NetScaler
13 15 (8.20%) Internet
14 14 (7.65%) Cisco Wireless
14 14 (7.65%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (6.56%) WLAN
16 11 (6.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.55%) Redis
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) AppScan
1 1 (0.55%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.55%) GDB
1 1 (0.55%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.55%) WinDbg
General
1 38 (20.77%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.20%) Finance
3 7 (3.83%) Retail
4 4 (2.19%) Korean Language
4 4 (2.19%) Marketing
5 3 (1.64%) Automotive
5 3 (1.64%) Electronics
5 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Local Government
6 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (39.34%) Network Engineer
2 29 (15.85%) Analyst
3 22 (12.02%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (12.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (7.10%) Firewall Engineer
4 13 (7.10%) Test Analyst
4 13 (7.10%) Wireless Engineer
5 12 (6.56%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 11 (6.01%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 10 (5.46%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 10 (5.46%) Security Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) Architect
9 8 (4.37%) LAN Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) Network Analyst
9 8 (4.37%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.37%) Security Advisor
9 8 (4.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.01%) 802.1X
2 7 (3.83%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.64%) Web Services
4 2 (1.09%) WSDL
4 2 (1.09%) XSD
5 1 (0.55%) .NET
5 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.55%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.55%) HTML
5 1 (0.55%) jQuery
5 1 (0.55%) RESTful
5 1 (0.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.93%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.10%) CESG
3 13 (7.10%) Cryptography
4 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.28%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.19%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.64%) CMDB
8 3 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.64%) PKI
8 3 (1.64%) PMI
9 2 (1.09%) Handset
9 2 (1.09%) NHS
9 2 (1.09%) Telematics
9 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.55%) Clustering
10 1 (0.55%) e-Health
10 1 (0.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.14%) Windows
2 16 (8.74%) Linux
3 14 (7.65%) Windows 7
4 13 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.01%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.92%) Unix
7 8 (4.37%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.73%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.19%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.19%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.64%) Android
10 3 (1.64%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.85%) ITIL
2 18 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (8.74%) Change Management
3 16 (8.74%) Service Management
4 15 (8.20%) Load Balancing
5 14 (7.65%) Project Management
5 14 (7.65%) Risk Management
6 13 (7.10%) Network Design
6 13 (7.10%) Regression Testing
6 13 (7.10%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (7.10%) Test Management
7 8 (4.37%) Information Security
7 8 (4.37%) ISMS
7 8 (4.37%) ITSM
7 8 (4.37%) Process Improvement
7 8 (4.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (4.37%) Web Filtering
8 7 (3.83%) Email Filtering
8 7 (3.83%) Logistics
9 6 (3.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.37%) C
2 6 (3.28%) C++
3 5 (2.73%) Embedded C
3 5 (2.73%) Embedded C++
3 5 (2.73%) Java
4 2 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.55%) C#
5 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.55%) PHP
5 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (27.32%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (21.86%) Security Cleared
3 38 (20.77%) SC Cleared
4 31 (16.94%) CCNP
5 22 (12.02%) CCNA
6 18 (9.84%) CISSP
7 16 (8.74%) Degree
8 15 (8.20%) CESG Certified Professional
9 13 (7.10%) CCIE
10 11 (6.01%) DV Cleared
10 11 (6.01%) ISTQB
10 11 (6.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (5.46%) CCSE
12 9 (4.92%) CCSA
13 8 (4.37%) CCDP
13 8 (4.37%) CCIP
13 8 (4.37%) HP ASE
13 8 (4.37%) HP MASE
13 8 (4.37%) JNCIA
13 8 (4.37%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.10%) RMADS
2 11 (6.01%) SLA
3 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.37%) Firmware
4 7 (3.83%) XenServer
5 3 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.64%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.64%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.55%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.55%) vSphere
7 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (7.10%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (6.56%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.28%) Nexpose
4 5 (2.73%) SCCM
5 4 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.64%) OPNET
6 3 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.09%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.55%) Ansible
8 1 (0.55%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.55%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.55%) Kibana
8 1 (0.55%) logstash
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.55%) Salt
8 1 (0.55%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 95 (51.91%) Cisco
2 47 (25.68%) CheckPoint
3 33 (18.03%) HP
4 30 (16.39%) Juniper
5 27 (14.75%) F5
6 26 (14.21%) Aruba
7 24 (13.11%) Citrix
7 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
8 16 (8.74%) Palo Alto
8 16 (8.74%) Riverbed
9 15 (8.20%) Extreme Networks
9 15 (8.20%) Fortinet
10 13 (7.10%) Dell
11 12 (6.56%) Blue Coat
12 11 (6.01%) VMware
13 9 (4.92%) Sourcefire
14 8 (4.37%) Avaya
15 7 (3.83%) SolarWinds
16 6 (3.28%) LogRhythm
16 6 (3.28%) TippingPoint
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