The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 99 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 3.23% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate
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£409 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.74% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £316 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £320 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +25.00%
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Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 155 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.96% 10.23% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 84 81
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £446 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £55.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 4 £488 - 7
Bradford - 1 £330 -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) ISAPI
6 1 (9.09%) MAPI
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Middleware
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) Nokia

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) FWSM
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) MFC
1 1 (9.09%) ODBC
1 1 (9.09%) ActiveX
1 1 (9.09%) J2ME
1 1 (9.09%) ISAPI
1 1 (9.09%) MAPI
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) OLE
1 1 (9.09%) OLE DB
1 1 (9.09%) DAO
1 1 (9.09%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) VC++
1 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
3 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle