The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 58 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.86% 1.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £351 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+180.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
Wireless
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 125 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.34% 18.09% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 64 51
Average daily rate £363 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% -32.77%
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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Wiltshire region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Wiltshire region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Chippenham 0 3 - -
Swindon - 2 - - 2
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (45.45%) VPN
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
4 7 (31.82%) Time Management
5 6 (27.27%) F5
5 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 6 (27.27%) Intel
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
6 5 (22.73%) B2B
6 5 (22.73%) SSL
6 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Junos
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (22.73%) IronPort
6 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
6 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
7 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (18.18%) JNCIE
7 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) High Availability
7 4 (18.18%) SSH

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
1 10 (45.45%) VPN
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (22.73%) Junos
5 5 (22.73%) SSL
6 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (18.18%) SSH
7 3 (13.64%) BGP
7 3 (13.64%) IPsec
7 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) Network Security
7 3 (13.64%) OSPF
7 3 (13.64%) RIP
7 3 (13.64%) SNMP
7 3 (13.64%) VRRP
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Security Architect
4 4 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) iPad
3 3 (13.64%) iPhone
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
1 7 (31.82%) Time Management
2 5 (22.73%) B2B
2 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 3 (13.64%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) JNCIE
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) CCDA
4 1 (4.55%) CCDP
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) F5
2 6 (27.27%) Intel
2 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
3 5 (22.73%) IronPort
4 3 (13.64%) Apple
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) Perforce