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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 102 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 21 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 0.32% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 2.71% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 7
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£275 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £198 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £380 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £293 £305
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.60 - £11.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.72 - £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.92 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -
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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
336 258 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.32% 11.68% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 146 130
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 30
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.26 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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 20 October 2014.

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

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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 20 October 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 +17 13 £275 +17.02% 3
West Yorkshire -7 6 £409 +28.74% 8
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wireless
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 24 (77.42%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (51.61%) Internet
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 14 (45.16%) Firewall
6 13 (41.94%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (38.71%) Blackberry
8 11 (35.48%) IP Telephony
8 11 (35.48%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (32.26%) CCNA
9 10 (32.26%) LAN
10 9 (29.03%) ITIL
11 7 (22.58%) Windows
11 7 (22.58%) WAN
11 7 (22.58%) VPN
11 7 (22.58%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (19.35%) HP
12 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
12 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
12 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (19.35%) VMware
13 5 (16.13%) Back Office
13 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (16.13%) SonicWALL
13 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (16.13%) Dell
14 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
14 4 (12.90%) Nokia

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Internet
2 14 (45.16%) Firewall
3 13 (41.94%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (35.48%) IP Telephony
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (32.26%) LAN
6 7 (22.58%) WAN
6 7 (22.58%) VPN
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.90%) MPLS
9 3 (9.68%) OSPF
9 3 (9.68%) VLAN
9 3 (9.68%) WLAN
9 3 (9.68%) RIP
9 3 (9.68%) SAN
9 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.45%) TACACS
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (6.45%) DNS
10 2 (6.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technician
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) MFC
2 1 (3.23%) ODBC
2 1 (3.23%) ActiveX
2 1 (3.23%) J2ME
2 1 (3.23%) ISAPI
2 1 (3.23%) MAPI
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) OLE
2 1 (3.23%) OLE DB
2 1 (3.23%) DAO
2 1 (3.23%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) CESG
3 3 (9.68%) e-Health
4 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.23%) iPhone
5 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Animation
5 1 (3.23%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (12.90%) Network Management
3 4 (12.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.45%) Security Management
4 2 (6.45%) SIEM
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) C++
1 1 (3.23%) Java
1 1 (3.23%) VC++
1 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) OpenView
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
4 5 (16.13%) SonicWALL
4 5 (16.13%) Dell
5 4 (12.90%) Nokia
5 4 (12.90%) ProCurve
6 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) Juniper
6 3 (9.68%) CA
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) Meru Networks
7 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 2 (6.45%) BT
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