The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / Yorkshire
Rank 102 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing Wireless 17 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.71% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 5.26% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 6
Median daily rate £400 £320 £216
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +47.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £430 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 11
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -62.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.65 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £13.85 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +46.22%

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
330 380 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.28% 13.47% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 235 254
Median daily rate £410 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 18
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +17 9 £400 +25.00% 5
North Yorkshire +13 7 £388 +40.90%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (48.15%) ITIL
6 12 (44.44%) LAN
7 11 (40.74%) WAN
7 11 (40.74%) CCNP
7 11 (40.74%) F5
8 10 (37.04%) CCNA
8 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
9 9 (33.33%) Juniper
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (29.63%) VPN
11 7 (25.93%) CCIE
11 7 (25.93%) BGP
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 5 (18.52%) DHCP
13 5 (18.52%) CCSP
13 5 (18.52%) Internet
13 5 (18.52%) Finance
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (18.52%) Aruba
13 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
13 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
13 5 (18.52%) CCSE
13 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
13 5 (18.52%) Samsung
14 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (44.44%) LAN
5 11 (40.74%) WAN
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (29.63%) VPN
8 7 (25.93%) BGP
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (18.52%) DHCP
10 5 (18.52%) Internet
11 3 (11.11%) DNS
11 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
11 3 (11.11%) IPsec
11 3 (11.11%) Network Security
11 3 (11.11%) OSPF
11 3 (11.11%) SSL
11 3 (11.11%) VLAN
11 3 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Information Security
2 3 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (7.41%) Change Control
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) Release Management
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 10 (37.04%) CCNA
4 7 (25.93%) CCIE
5 5 (18.52%) CCSE
5 5 (18.52%) CCSP
5 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
5 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) CCDA
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (11.11%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) F5
3 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) Aruba
5 5 (18.52%) Samsung
6 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
7 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
7 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 3 (11.11%) FireEye
7 3 (11.11%) GFI Software
7 3 (11.11%) LogRhythm
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Nortel
7 3 (11.11%) Rapid7
7 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 3 (11.11%) Symantec
7 3 (11.11%) TippingPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Brocade