The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 31 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.48% 0.58% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.46% 3.92% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.60 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
Wireless
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.12% 14.91% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 20
Average daily rate £288 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £518 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £17.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.22% -45.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +14 12 £275 +17.02% 2
Barnsley - - - -
Rotherham - - - - 1
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (42.86%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 3 (21.43%) CESG
8 3 (21.43%) e-Health
8 3 (21.43%) Back Office
8 3 (21.43%) ProCurve
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) HP
8 3 (21.43%) RIP
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) CA
8 3 (21.43%) OSPF
8 3 (21.43%) EIGRP

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
1 9 (64.29%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) RIP
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (14.29%) TACACS
7 2 (14.29%) BGP
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) BlackBerry Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (21.43%) CESG
2 3 (21.43%) e-Health
3 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Fault Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) ProCurve
4 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) CA
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 2 (14.29%) BT
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm