The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 68 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 28 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.33% 0.85% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.18% 3.97% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
Average daily rate £425 £293 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.29% -22.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.70 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.94% +43.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
305 302 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.40% 21.34% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 145 95
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £499 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £116.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +7 6 £425 +45.29%
Redhill - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 - -
Camberley - 1 - - 2
Chertsey - 1 £500 -
Staines - 1 - -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 24 (61.54%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) MPLS
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
3 15 (38.46%) Firewall
4 14 (35.90%) Finance
4 14 (35.90%) LAN
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (30.77%) WAN
6 12 (30.77%) OSPF
6 12 (30.77%) BGP
7 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
7 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
7 11 (28.21%) DHCP
7 11 (28.21%) Windows
7 11 (28.21%) DNS
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
9 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 9 (23.08%) VPN
10 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.51%) SSL
10 8 (20.51%) SLA
10 8 (20.51%) Juniper
10 8 (20.51%) Linux
10 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
11 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
11 7 (17.95%) HP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) QuarkXPress
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) MPLS
2 15 (38.46%) Firewall
3 14 (35.90%) LAN
4 12 (30.77%) BGP
4 12 (30.77%) OSPF
4 12 (30.77%) WAN
5 11 (28.21%) DHCP
5 11 (28.21%) DNS
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (23.08%) VPN
8 8 (20.51%) SSL
8 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.95%) 3G
9 7 (17.95%) Internet
9 7 (17.95%) IPsec
10 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (12.82%) SAN
11 5 (12.82%) TACACS
12 4 (10.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) FileMaker
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) DTS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Support
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Mac Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) WAP
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) DHTML
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) WinForms
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
3 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.26%) iPad
5 4 (10.26%) iPhone
6 3 (7.69%) e-Health
7 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.13%) PKI
7 2 (5.13%) Statistics
8 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.69%) CatOS
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) Email Filtering
4 5 (12.82%) Information Management
4 5 (12.82%) Network Design
5 4 (10.26%) Change Control
5 4 (10.26%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) Web Filtering
6 3 (7.69%) ITSM
6 3 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) C#
1 1 (2.56%) C++
1 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.56%) Java
1 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
1 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (12.82%) CCNA
3 5 (12.82%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CISSP
4 4 (10.26%) CEH
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) CCIE
6 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
6 2 (5.13%) MCP
6 2 (5.13%) MCSE
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.56%) CWNA
7 1 (2.56%) HNC
7 1 (2.56%) HND
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.56%) PMP
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (7.69%) OpenView
4 2 (5.13%) Sysprep
4 2 (5.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (20.51%) Juniper
3 7 (17.95%) HP
3 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
4 6 (15.38%) Aruba
4 6 (15.38%) F5
5 5 (12.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (12.82%) BT
5 5 (12.82%) Ericsson
5 5 (12.82%) Huawei
5 5 (12.82%) NetCracker
5 5 (12.82%) Nokia
5 5 (12.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (12.82%) Siemens
5 5 (12.82%) ZTE
6 4 (10.26%) Adobe
6 4 (10.26%) Apple
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
6 4 (10.26%) Wyse