The table below looks at the statistics for WiMAX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WiMAX
Rank 641 633 615
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing WiMAX 2 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.023% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £625 - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £360
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8589 8052 7318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.18% 14.40% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5214 4538 3920
Median daily rate £390 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 475 404
Median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.91% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

WiMAX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WiMAX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WiMAX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WiMAX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WiMAX within the UK.

WiMAX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WiMAX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WiMAX within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

WiMAX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WiMAX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WiMAX within the UK.

WiMAX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WiMAX
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WiMAX within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 2 £625 - 1
London - 2 £625 -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WiMAX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WiMAX.

1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) RSS
2 3 (60.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (60.00%) Network Optimisation
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) 3G

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) 3G
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) 2G
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) CDMA
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) VHDL Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (60.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Network Optimisation
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) MCTS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Motorola