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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 114 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 5.78% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
Wireless
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
274 173 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.44% 9.65% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 106 125
Average daily rate £313 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £211 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £15.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £19.78 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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
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 26 May 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 -24 3 - - 7
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) C
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Electronics
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
3 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Adobe
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) SSL
4 4 (23.53%) MS Office
4 4 (23.53%) Broadband
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.76%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) SLA
7 1 (5.88%) S-PLUS
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) VMware

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) SSL
2 4 (23.53%) Broadband
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Junos
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) Validation
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.88%) Change Control
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCSP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Juniper
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco