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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 69 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.97% 1.02% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 5.60% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £36.25 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-44.13% +80.12%
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
135 125 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 16.42% 18.17% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 96 69
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £12.35 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+345.34% -22.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +6 7 £400 +23.07%
West Wales - 1 - -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (50.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) Process Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) C
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.64%) CISSP
8 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA
8 3 (13.64%) Genesys
8 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) SysML
8 3 (13.64%) Business Development
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (13.64%) NICE Systems
8 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
9 2 (9.09%) Google
9 2 (9.09%) F5
9 2 (9.09%) Ansible

Wireless
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.55%) FirePass
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
7 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Telephony Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) ASIC
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Process Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Business Development
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
3 3 (13.64%) SysML
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Human Factors
4 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCDP
4 1 (4.55%) CCIP
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) CISA
4 1 (4.55%) CISMP
4 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
4 1 (4.55%) OSCP
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.64%) Genesys
2 3 (13.64%) NICE Systems
3 2 (9.09%) F5
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (4.55%) Aruba
4 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Meraki
4 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.55%) VMware