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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WiMAX
Rank - 632 624
Contract jobs citing WiMAX 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.075% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £290 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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
8506 8009 7009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.84% 14.78% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5156 4451 3814
Median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 467 401
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) RSS
1 3 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (75.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (75.00%) RSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Optimisation
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft