The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank - 28 25
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.06% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.41% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +17.77%
Wireless
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.18% 14.29% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 7
Average daily rate £363 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Wireless
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware