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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 121 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 3.16% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £210 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -26.60%
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
306 190 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.42% 11.20% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 104 123
Average daily rate £375 £325 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -54.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £9.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.50 £22.20 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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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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 6 £303 +44.04% 8
Wakefield - 1 £400 -
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Nagios
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Aruba
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Junos
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) FWSM
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) OpenWrt
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCSP
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) CWNA
4 1 (10.00%) CWSP
4 1 (10.00%) CWAP
4 1 (10.00%) CWNE
4 1 (10.00%) CCVP
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIE
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (10.00%) pfSense
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Opsview
2 1 (10.00%) Graphite
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago