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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 97 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 3.70% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£325 £315 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +59.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.38 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +31.57%
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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
186 135 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.03% 8.89% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 73 66
Average daily rate £350 £300 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.94 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.13% +3.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 4 £325 - 7
Bradford -4 1 - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
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Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) VPN
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) IBM Notes
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) FWSM
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCSP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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