The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Yorkshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 91 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.20% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 1.36% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£355 £250 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -28.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £250 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £28.64
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +13.47%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 220 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.15% 14.55% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 119 148
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £363 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 17
Average hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.75 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
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Yorkshire

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 -4 3 £355 - 4
Wakefield - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - -
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) MPLS
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (64.29%) vSphere
4 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (57.14%) Lync
4 8 (57.14%) Xen
4 8 (57.14%) Master Data Management
4 8 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (57.14%) EMC
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
4 8 (57.14%) Data Management
4 8 (57.14%) XMPP
4 8 (57.14%) IPsec
4 8 (57.14%) NetApp
5 7 (50.00%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
8 3 (21.43%) Internet
8 3 (21.43%) LAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) MPLS
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 8 (57.14%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) WLAN
6 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Project Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) XMPP
2 1 (7.14%) BREW
2 1 (7.14%) DAO
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) OLE
2 1 (7.14%) OLE DB
2 1 (7.14%) ODBC
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveX
2 1 (7.14%) J2ME
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) MFC
2 1 (7.14%) ISAPI
2 1 (7.14%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Handset
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
1 1 (7.14%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Master Data Management
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
1 8 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
1 1 (7.14%) VC++
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
1 9 (64.29%) vSphere
2 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (57.14%) Xen
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
4 7 (50.00%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
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