The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 8 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.44% - 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
Wireless
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.63% 21.11% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate £425 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £29.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +79.18%
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 Worcestershire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Worcestershire 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
Worcester - 1 - -
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) arcserve
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) QGIS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) QGIS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) arcserve
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware