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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / Yorkshire
Rank 104 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 18 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 0.68% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.22% 5.29% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 4
Median daily rate £425 £323 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £277 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £400 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
345 359 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.85% 12.84% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 225 257
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
North Yorkshire +11 8 £450 +59.29% 2
West Yorkshire +15 7 £650 +103.12% 4
South Yorkshire -5 3 £305 -21.29% 2
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 30 (83.33%) Cisco
2 26 (72.22%) Firewall
3 25 (69.44%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (47.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (41.67%) CCNP
7 12 (33.33%) LAN
7 12 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 11 (30.56%) ITIL
9 10 (27.78%) WAN
9 10 (27.78%) CCNA
9 10 (27.78%) VPN
9 10 (27.78%) Juniper
9 10 (27.78%) F5
10 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
10 8 (22.22%) CCIE
10 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
11 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
11 7 (19.44%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
12 6 (16.67%) SSL
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) Internet
12 6 (16.67%) BGP
13 5 (13.89%) Intel Security
13 5 (13.89%) IPsec
13 5 (13.89%) Finance
13 5 (13.89%) DNS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) IIS
1 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) Firewall
2 25 (69.44%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (47.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 12 (33.33%) LAN
5 10 (27.78%) VPN
5 10 (27.78%) WAN
6 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
8 6 (16.67%) BGP
8 6 (16.67%) Internet
8 6 (16.67%) SSL
9 5 (13.89%) DHCP
9 5 (13.89%) DNS
9 5 (13.89%) IPsec
9 5 (13.89%) Network Security
9 5 (13.89%) WLAN
10 4 (11.11%) EIGRP
10 4 (11.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.11%) Information Security
3 4 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (8.33%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
5 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.56%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNP
3 10 (27.78%) CCNA
4 8 (22.22%) CCIE
5 5 (13.89%) CCSE
5 5 (13.89%) CCSP
5 5 (13.89%) JNCIP
5 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) CCDA
6 2 (5.56%) CCDP
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) BitLocker
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (11.11%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (27.78%) F5
2 10 (27.78%) Juniper
3 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Aruba
5 5 (13.89%) Intel Security
5 5 (13.89%) Samsung
6 4 (11.11%) ArcSight
6 4 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (11.11%) FireEye
6 4 (11.11%) GFI Software
6 4 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 4 (11.11%) Rapid7
6 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
6 4 (11.11%) Symantec
6 4 (11.11%) TippingPoint
7 3 (8.33%) Brocade
7 3 (8.33%) Nortel