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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 102 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 3.57% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £320 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £325 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.86 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% +106.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
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
235 196 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.66% 11.34% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 138 77
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.72 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +40.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £15.68 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 3 £320 -1.53% 7
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) CCDP
6 5 (33.33%) CCIE
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) VRRP
7 4 (26.67%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) HSRP
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 3 (20.00%) Meraki
8 3 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
8 3 (20.00%) Network Design
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) Finance

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) HSRP
5 4 (26.67%) VRRP
6 3 (20.00%) IPv4
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) e-Health
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
1 3 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCDP
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCSP
5 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCDE
5 1 (6.67%) CCVP
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.67%) Graphite
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView
2 1 (6.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Meraki
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) NetQoS
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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