The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 99 116 122
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing Wireless 19 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.18% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.79% 1.38% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
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£275 £205 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -33.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £205 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £205 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -2.67%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
280 290 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.64% 12.98% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 166 187
Average daily rate £305 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 29
Average hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +148.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
South Yorkshire +12 9 £275 +34.14% 2
West Yorkshire +6 6 £210 - 11
East Yorkshire - 2 £320 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Wireless
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (44.12%) Internet
4 14 (41.18%) VPN
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
5 13 (38.24%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (35.29%) VMware
6 12 (35.29%) Blackberry
7 11 (32.35%) HP
7 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
7 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
8 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (29.41%) EMC
8 10 (29.41%) MPLS
9 9 (26.47%) ITIL
9 9 (26.47%) Oracle
9 9 (26.47%) vSphere
10 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (23.53%) Lync
10 8 (23.53%) Master Data Management
10 8 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 8 (23.53%) MySQL
10 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
10 8 (23.53%) NetApp
10 8 (23.53%) Xen

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) Lync
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 15 (44.12%) Internet
3 14 (41.18%) VPN
4 13 (38.24%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (29.41%) MPLS
7 8 (23.53%) IPsec
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) LAN
8 7 (20.59%) WAN
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (11.76%) SAN
11 2 (5.88%) DNS
11 2 (5.88%) DHCP
11 2 (5.88%) VoIP
11 2 (5.88%) WLAN
11 2 (5.88%) VLAN
12 1 (2.94%) Network Security
12 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
1 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Support Technician
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XMPP
2 1 (2.94%) BREW
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) MFC
2 1 (2.94%) ODBC
2 1 (2.94%) ActiveX
2 1 (2.94%) J2ME
2 1 (2.94%) ISAPI
2 1 (2.94%) MAPI
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) OLE
2 1 (2.94%) OLE DB
2 1 (2.94%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) CESG
3 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Animation
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Data Management
2 8 (23.53%) Master Data Management
2 8 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (11.76%) Change Control
4 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.88%) SIEM
5 2 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) Network Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) C++
1 1 (2.94%) Java
1 1 (2.94%) VC++
1 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
2 9 (26.47%) vSphere
3 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (23.53%) Xen
4 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 11 (32.35%) HP
5 10 (29.41%) EMC
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle
7 8 (23.53%) NetApp
7 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 7 (20.59%) IBM
9 5 (14.71%) Dell
9 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 4 (11.76%) Nokia
10 4 (11.76%) SonicWALL
11 3 (8.82%) Juniper
12 2 (5.88%) Apple
12 2 (5.88%) Symantec
12 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
12 2 (5.88%) Aruba
12 2 (5.88%) Meru Networks
12 2 (5.88%) LogRhythm
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