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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 120 127 105
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Wireless 24 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.81% 0.66% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 4.38% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Median daily rate £380 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £426 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +12.50%
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
434 479 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.70% 15.13% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 309 157
Median daily rate £380 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £475 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 21
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.36 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £9.24 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £150.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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 31 August 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

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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 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 12 £370 +12.97% 6
South Yorkshire -4 7 £325 +44.44%
North Yorkshire -2 5 £425 +70.00%
Wireless
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 18 (60.00%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (30.00%) VPN
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 8 (26.67%) CCNP
6 8 (26.67%) CCNA
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Internet
7 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (23.33%) SSL
7 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
7 7 (23.33%) Network Security
7 7 (23.33%) NetScaler
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
8 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) WAN
9 5 (16.67%) MS Office
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) CCIE
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (13.33%) Office 365
10 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
10 4 (13.33%) Rapid7

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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 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (30.00%) VPN
4 8 (26.67%) Internet
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (23.33%) NetScaler
5 7 (23.33%) Network Security
5 7 (23.33%) SSL
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.00%) Bluetooth
8 3 (10.00%) DNS
8 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (10.00%) VLAN
8 3 (10.00%) ZigBee
9 2 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) VLE
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (13.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (13.33%) Web Filtering
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C
2 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) CCNA
2 8 (26.67%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (10.00%) CCDA
5 2 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (13.33%) ArcSight
4 4 (13.33%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) FireEye
4 4 (13.33%) GFI Software
4 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
4 4 (13.33%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
4 4 (13.33%) Rapid7
4 4 (13.33%) Sourcefire
4 4 (13.33%) Symantec
4 4 (13.33%) TippingPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Avaya
5 3 (10.00%) Brocade
5 3 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (6.67%) Qualys
6 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds