The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Sussex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 35 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.06% 2.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 23.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £500 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
- -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £31.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.07%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.63% 11.16% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 29
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.63 £32.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% +64.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Crawley 0 3 £500 +53.84%
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) EMC

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP