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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 89 108 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.36% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 3.11% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £38.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +49.51%

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
214 225 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.79% 11.46% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 152 141
Median daily rate £410 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £17.75 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 2 £363 +13.28% 1
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Halifax - 2 £333 -
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) CCNP
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (50.00%) CCIE
5 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (42.86%) Juniper
6 6 (42.86%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) CCSP
7 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) JNCIP
7 5 (35.71%) CCSE
7 5 (35.71%) Aruba
7 5 (35.71%) F5
7 5 (35.71%) Samsung
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) Nortel
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (14.29%) Change Control
10 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
10 2 (14.29%) Finance

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) CCIE
4 6 (42.86%) CCNA
5 5 (35.71%) CCSE
5 5 (35.71%) CCSP
5 5 (35.71%) JNCIP
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) CCDA
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) Aruba
4 5 (35.71%) F5
4 5 (35.71%) Samsung
5 4 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (21.43%) Nortel
7 2 (14.29%) Brocade
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) BT
8 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
8 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
8 1 (7.14%) Ubiquiti