The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 42 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.48% - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£220 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +33.65%
Wireless
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 51 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.33% 20.00% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 10
Average daily rate £413 £245 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.36% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £196 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £26.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £220 - 1
Wireless
North East

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Meru Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Meru Networks
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp