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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 121 130 155
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Contract jobs citing Wireless 152 146 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.55% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.79% 8.10% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 48
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 6
Median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.10 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £36.60 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+53.19% +14.63%
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
1730 1803 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.44% 19.16% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 877 768
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 127 101
Median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +8 48 £375 -3.22% 8
Berkshire 0 40 £400 +33.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +6 15 £474 +41.34%
West Sussex -1 13 £350 +84.21% 1
Surrey -2 13 £343 +14.16% 8
East Sussex +15 10 - - 2
Kent +3 4 £250 -44.44% 1
Oxfordshire +2 3 £300 -20.00%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Home Counties +1 1 £285 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 154 (48.58%) Cisco
2 136 (42.90%) Firewall
3 119 (37.54%) Cisco Certification
4 117 (36.91%) WAN
5 114 (35.96%) LAN
6 82 (25.87%) Telecoms
7 69 (21.77%) Windows
8 65 (20.50%) CCNP
9 64 (20.19%) CCNA
9 64 (20.19%) VoIP
10 61 (19.24%) CheckPoint
11 56 (17.67%) Microsoft
12 54 (17.03%) Security Cleared
12 54 (17.03%) Cisco ASA
13 53 (16.72%) Network Security
14 51 (16.09%) SC Cleared
15 47 (14.83%) 3G
15 47 (14.83%) ITIL
16 45 (14.20%) Data Centre
17 43 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (12.62%) C
18 40 (12.62%) TCP/IP
18 40 (12.62%) DNS
19 36 (11.36%) Finance
20 35 (11.04%) Palo Alto
21 34 (10.73%) DHCP
22 33 (10.41%) VPN
22 33 (10.41%) Active Directory
22 33 (10.41%) LTE
23 32 (10.09%) OSPF

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 26 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (9.46%) MS Office
2 22 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.63%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.84%) Mimecast
2 6 (1.89%) Office 365
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.95%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (42.90%) Firewall
2 117 (36.91%) WAN
3 114 (35.96%) LAN
4 64 (20.19%) VoIP
5 54 (17.03%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (16.72%) Network Security
7 47 (14.83%) 3G
8 43 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (12.62%) DNS
9 40 (12.62%) TCP/IP
10 34 (10.73%) DHCP
11 33 (10.41%) LTE
11 33 (10.41%) VPN
12 32 (10.09%) OSPF
13 31 (9.78%) BGP
14 30 (9.46%) Cisco Wireless
15 29 (9.15%) Wi-Fi
16 27 (8.52%) Internet
17 26 (8.20%) 4G
18 23 (7.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.58%) MS Access
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) FileMaker
5 2 (0.63%) MySQL
6 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.32%) DB2
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.58%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.32%) AppScan
General
1 82 (25.87%) Telecoms
2 36 (11.36%) Finance
3 9 (2.84%) Legal
4 8 (2.52%) Back Office
5 5 (1.58%) Marketing
6 4 (1.26%) Billing
6 4 (1.26%) Retail
7 3 (0.95%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 130 (41.01%) Network Engineer
2 27 (8.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 24 (7.57%) Firewall Engineer
4 22 (6.94%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (6.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 21 (6.62%) Consultant
5 21 (6.62%) Embedded Engineer
5 21 (6.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (6.62%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.62%) Software Engineer
6 19 (5.99%) Analyst
6 19 (5.99%) Support Engineer
7 18 (5.68%) VHDL Engineer
8 17 (5.36%) Network Support
8 17 (5.36%) Senior Network Engineer
9 15 (4.73%) Wireless Engineer
10 14 (4.42%) Security Engineer
11 13 (4.10%) Architect
11 13 (4.10%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (3.15%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.15%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.95%) Regular Expression
2 3 (0.95%) RSS
3 2 (0.63%) XML
4 1 (0.32%) MAPI
4 1 (0.32%) ODBC
4 1 (0.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.83%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.68%) PKI
3 18 (5.68%) VHDL
4 14 (4.42%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.79%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.84%) AS400
8 5 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.26%) CCTV
9 4 (1.26%) CESG
10 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.95%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.95%) iPad
10 3 (0.95%) iPhone
10 3 (0.95%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.63%) EPoS
11 2 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (21.77%) Windows
2 28 (8.83%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.62%) Linux
3 21 (6.62%) Windows 7
4 16 (5.05%) Windows XP
5 13 (4.10%) Unix
5 13 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.26%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.95%) CentOS
10 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.63%) CatOS
11 2 (0.63%) VMS
12 1 (0.32%) AIX
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.83%) ITIL
2 23 (7.26%) Software Engineering
3 22 (6.94%) Network Design
4 20 (6.31%) Project Management
5 19 (5.99%) Load Balancing
6 18 (5.68%) Embedded Software Development
6 18 (5.68%) Service Delivery
7 17 (5.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 16 (5.05%) Change Control
8 16 (5.05%) Migration
8 16 (5.05%) PRINCE2
9 15 (4.73%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (4.10%) Change Management
10 13 (4.10%) Information Security
10 13 (4.10%) Network Architecture
10 13 (4.10%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (4.10%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (3.79%) Information Management
12 10 (3.15%) Identity Management
12 10 (3.15%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.62%) C
2 24 (7.57%) Embedded C
3 12 (3.79%) SQL
4 7 (2.21%) C++
5 3 (0.95%) Python
6 2 (0.63%) PHP
6 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.32%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.32%) Java
7 1 (0.32%) Korn
7 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (37.54%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (20.50%) CCNP
3 64 (20.19%) CCNA
4 54 (17.03%) Security Cleared
5 51 (16.09%) SC Cleared
6 28 (8.83%) Degree
7 9 (2.84%) APMP
7 9 (2.84%) CCIE
7 9 (2.84%) CISSP
7 9 (2.84%) MCP
8 7 (2.21%) CCDA
8 7 (2.21%) CCDP
8 7 (2.21%) HNC
8 7 (2.21%) HND
8 7 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.58%) CCENT
10 4 (1.26%) CCSA
10 4 (1.26%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.26%) MCITP
10 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.52%) SLA
2 5 (1.58%) HIPAA
3 4 (1.26%) RMADS
4 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 33 (10.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.94%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (3.15%) ISA Server
3 10 (3.15%) UAG
3 10 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.21%) XenServer
5 6 (1.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.26%) vSphere
6 4 (1.26%) XenApp
7 3 (0.95%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.63%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (5.05%) Cisco Prime
1 16 (5.05%) FortiGate
2 11 (3.47%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (3.15%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.15%) WSUS
4 9 (2.84%) HP SIM
4 9 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (1.58%) Amdocs OSS
6 4 (1.26%) Nexpose
6 4 (1.26%) SCCM
7 3 (0.95%) OPNET
7 3 (0.95%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.32%) cPanel
9 1 (0.32%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.32%) Nessus
9 1 (0.32%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 154 (48.58%) Cisco
2 61 (19.24%) CheckPoint
3 56 (17.67%) Microsoft
4 35 (11.04%) Palo Alto
5 30 (9.46%) Citrix
5 30 (9.46%) Juniper
6 29 (9.15%) F5
6 29 (9.15%) HP
7 26 (8.20%) Aruba
7 26 (8.20%) Nokia
8 20 (6.31%) Huawei
8 20 (6.31%) SolarWinds
8 20 (6.31%) VMware
9 18 (5.68%) BT
9 18 (5.68%) Ericsson
10 17 (5.36%) Nokia Networks
11 16 (5.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 16 (5.05%) NetCracker
11 16 (5.05%) Siemens
11 16 (5.05%) ZTE
Hampshire
Lewis Dunn
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
aap3
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago