The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 107 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.87% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 6.14% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Average daily rate £319 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £310 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £405 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £21.73 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.38% -
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 293 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.42% 14.21% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 152 164
Average daily rate £375 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 32
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £115.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Wireless
England

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 17 April 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

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -19 9 £363 +45.00% 3
South Yorkshire -3 3 £125 -68.75% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (58.33%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (50.00%) VPN
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) IPsec
5 9 (37.50%) Data Management
5 9 (37.50%) vSphere
5 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (37.50%) HP
5 9 (37.50%) NetApp
6 8 (33.33%) EMC
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
6 8 (33.33%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (33.33%) Master Data Management
6 8 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (33.33%) Lync
6 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 8 (33.33%) XMPP
6 8 (33.33%) Xen
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 7 (29.17%) IBM
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Lync
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) CATIA
3 1 (4.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (37.50%) IPsec
5 8 (33.33%) MPLS
6 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) WAN
9 3 (12.50%) DHCP
9 3 (12.50%) VoIP
10 2 (8.33%) PBX
10 2 (8.33%) SNMP
10 2 (8.33%) Internet
10 2 (8.33%) IPv4
10 2 (8.33%) IPv6
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (8.33%) Multicast
11 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
11 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Data Management
2 8 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 8 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Network Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) B2C
6 1 (4.17%) CAD
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) vSphere
1 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (33.33%) Xen
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) NetApp
3 9 (37.50%) HP
4 8 (33.33%) EMC
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (29.17%) IBM
6 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) Aruba
7 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
8 2 (8.33%) NETGEAR
8 2 (8.33%) Juniper
9 1 (4.17%) Avaya
9 1 (4.17%) Kaspersky
9 1 (4.17%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) McAfee
9 1 (4.17%) Lotus
9 1 (4.17%) Apple
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