The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / South West
Rank 117 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 20 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 1.16% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.95% 8.72% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 5
Median daily rate £390 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £285 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 14
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £25.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £25.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
336 390 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.10% 13.26% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 247 216
Median daily rate £370 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 49
Median hourly rate £32.75 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% +17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.89 £36.50
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 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
Bristol -1 8 £588 +71.53% 3
Dorset +2 4 £413 +10.00% 2
Gloucestershire +1 3 £113 -50.00% 1
Devon - 3 £188 -
Somerset +7 1 - -
Wiltshire -7 1 £365 +4.13% 2
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
1 21 (43.75%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) WAN
2 17 (35.42%) Windows
3 16 (33.33%) VPN
4 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 14 (29.17%) LAN
5 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
6 13 (27.08%) Network Management
6 13 (27.08%) DHCP
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
6 13 (27.08%) Juniper
7 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (22.92%) DNS
9 10 (20.83%) SSL
9 10 (20.83%) ITIL
9 10 (20.83%) VMware
10 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 9 (18.75%) SLA
10 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.75%) Network Security
10 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
11 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.67%) Apple
11 8 (16.67%) CCNP
11 8 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
11 8 (16.67%) OSPF

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 5 (10.42%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) WAN
3 16 (33.33%) VPN
4 14 (29.17%) LAN
5 13 (27.08%) DHCP
6 11 (22.92%) DNS
7 10 (20.83%) SSL
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (18.75%) Network Security
9 8 (16.67%) BGP
9 8 (16.67%) OSPF
10 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.50%) VoIP
11 5 (10.42%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
13 3 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (4.17%) 3G
14 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Analyst
1 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Network Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) IT Support
6 3 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.08%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.42%) Mac OS X
4 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Network Management
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) Time Management
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.25%) ITSM
7 3 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.25%) OWASP
7 3 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) SIEM
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) Open Source
8 2 (4.17%) Security Management
8 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
1 2 (4.17%) C++
1 2 (4.17%) Embedded C
1 2 (4.17%) PHP
1 2 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.67%) CCNP
3 7 (14.58%) CCNA
3 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) DBS Check
4 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) CCIE
5 2 (4.17%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.08%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (2.08%) CISMP
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) LXC
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 13 (27.08%) Juniper
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Apple
5 7 (14.58%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) HP
6 6 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.33%) Dell
9 3 (6.25%) Toshiba
10 2 (4.17%) Aruba
10 2 (4.17%) F5
10 2 (4.17%) Nokia
11 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.08%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (2.08%) Huawei
11 1 (2.08%) IronPort
11 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
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