The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wiltshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 63 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.15% 0.52% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 3.37% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £28.32
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +14.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 89 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.35% 15.48% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 43 63
Average daily rate £400 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £24.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Wireless
South West

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 31 July 2014. 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
Swindon -4 1 - -
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
1 4 (80.00%) 3G
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (80.00%) ZigBee
1 4 (80.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (80.00%) 3G
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (80.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
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