The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Wales / South Wales
Rank 40 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing Wireless 13 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.46% 1.37% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.87% 8.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Median daily rate £375 £331 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £288 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £344 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +55.33%

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 96 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.09% 16.47% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 74 45
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 £150 £194 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the South Wales region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the South Wales region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Cardiff +21 6 £375 +20.00%
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 13 (56.52%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) CCNP
6 5 (21.74%) Bluetooth
6 5 (21.74%) Firmware
6 5 (21.74%) Coaching
7 4 (17.39%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (17.39%) Android
7 4 (17.39%) F5
7 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
7 4 (17.39%) CCDP
7 4 (17.39%) CCIP
7 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 4 (17.39%) SLA
7 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
8 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Business Development
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
8 3 (13.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Bluetooth
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
5 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) ADSL
6 2 (8.70%) NAS
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
7 1 (4.35%) BGP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) FCoE
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (8.70%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Field Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Android Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Telephony Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) ASIC
1 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.70%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Android
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Coaching
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Business Development
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
5 2 (8.70%) Android Development
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) CCDP
3 4 (17.39%) CCIP
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Firmware
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) F5
3 3 (13.04%) Genesys
3 3 (13.04%) NICE Systems
4 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) VMware