The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 51 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 11 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.99% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.00% 8.43% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £550 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.32% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £305 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £413 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +57.30%
Wireless
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 83 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.12% 10.41% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 44 56
Median daily rate £390 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -62.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
South Wales +5 8 £525 +72.13% 2
West Wales - 2 £615 -
Wireless
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) CISSP
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless Security
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) CREST Certified
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) OSCP
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 3 (15.79%) CEH
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) CCIE
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (21.05%) Wireless Security
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) WLAN
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Information Security
1 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
1 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Human Factors
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) OWASP
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Security Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) UML
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) C
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CCNP
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) CCIE
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CEH
3 3 (15.79%) CISA
3 3 (15.79%) CREST Certified
3 3 (15.79%) OSCP
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CCDP
4 2 (10.53%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.26%) CISMP
5 1 (5.26%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Aruba
3 1 (5.26%) BT
3 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Meraki
3 1 (5.26%) Mitel
3 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.26%) Polycom
3 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
3 1 (5.26%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Wyse