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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 122 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 20 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 3.89% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 4
Average daily rate £320 £216 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% -11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.14% +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +17.77%
Wireless
England

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
397 360 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.63% 14.20% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 255 143
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +33.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £11.88 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.80 £14.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

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
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 8 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
West Yorkshire -8 8 £320 -1.53% 9
North Yorkshire +9 5 £275 -12.00%
South Yorkshire -12 5 £356 +196.87% 2
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (87.10%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (54.84%) Firewall
3 16 (51.61%) LAN
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) HP
5 12 (38.71%) CCNP
5 12 (38.71%) CCNA
5 12 (38.71%) WAN
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) OSPF
8 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
8 9 (29.03%) VPN
8 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.81%) MPLS
9 8 (25.81%) F5
9 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
10 7 (22.58%) BGP
10 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (16.13%) NetQoS
12 5 (16.13%) HSRP
12 5 (16.13%) e-Health
12 5 (16.13%) VMware
12 5 (16.13%) RIP
12 5 (16.13%) CiscoWorks
12 5 (16.13%) OpenView
12 5 (16.13%) CCDP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) LAN
3 12 (38.71%) WAN
4 10 (32.26%) OSPF
5 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
5 9 (29.03%) VPN
6 8 (25.81%) MPLS
7 7 (22.58%) BGP
7 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) HSRP
9 5 (16.13%) RIP
10 4 (12.90%) Internet
10 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
10 4 (12.90%) VRRP
10 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (12.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Support
3 6 (19.35%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Support
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Implementation Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) e-Health
2 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.68%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (9.68%) Network Design
3 3 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Web Filtering
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Email Management
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) CCNA
2 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) CCDP
3 5 (16.13%) CCIE
4 2 (6.45%) CCSP
5 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCDE
5 1 (3.23%) CCVP
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (3.23%) KVM
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (3.23%) Squid
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (16.13%) OpenView
2 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) Graphite
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) HP
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) F5
4 5 (16.13%) NetQoS
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Meraki
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
6 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.45%) Aruba
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper
8 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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