The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% - -
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 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
Wireless
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.67% 16.24% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 34
Average daily rate £363 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £561 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.61%
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 Swindon

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) Intel
2 6 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (62.50%) Junos
3 5 (62.50%) IronPort
3 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
4 4 (50.00%) SSH
4 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 4 (50.00%) CISSP
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
5 3 (37.50%) BGP
5 3 (37.50%) VRRP
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) Junos
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (50.00%) SSH
5 3 (37.50%) BGP
5 3 (37.50%) GLBP
5 3 (37.50%) HSRP
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
5 3 (37.50%) RIP
5 3 (37.50%) SNMP
5 3 (37.50%) VRRP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) Network Management
5 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCIE
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) CCDA
4 1 (12.50%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Intel
2 6 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
3 5 (62.50%) IronPort
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft