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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WiMAX
Rank 658 639 623
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing WiMAX 3 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.034% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £625 £310 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.61% -13.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £310 £360
% change year-on-year
- -13.88%
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
8734 7973 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.22% 13.96% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5344 4566 4060
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 494 441
Median hourly rate £29.25 £20.94 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.71% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 3 £625 +101.61% 1
London - 3 £625 -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) MCTS
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) LTE
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) IPv4
3 3 (50.00%) IPv6
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) 3G
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) RSS
3 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (50.00%) Broadband
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) 3G
3 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (50.00%) Broadband
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) IPv4
3 3 (50.00%) IPv6
3 3 (50.00%) LTE
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) 2G
4 2 (33.33%) CDMA
4 2 (33.33%) UTRAN
4 2 (33.33%) WCDMA
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VHDL Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (50.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) MCTS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Anite
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Motorola