Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 106 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 -22 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 17 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.79% 0.53% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 3.52% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 8
Bristol median daily rate £388 £325 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -20.00% +18.61%
10th Percentile £275 £193 £105
90th Percentile £438 £373 £600
South West median daily rate £380 £261 £320
% change year-on-year +45.45% -18.36% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £26.04 £38.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -31.92% -4.38% -

Wireless is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 306 284 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.30% 15.00% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 175 125
Bristol median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -9.72%
10th Percentile £208 £192 £200
90th Percentile £529 £545 £511
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 15
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £18.63 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.63% -23.98% -10.91%
10th Percentile £14.05 £11.90 £16.55
90th Percentile £47.53 £45.45 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £40.77 £25.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +58.31% -31.33% -4.15%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Bristol

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireless in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Bristol

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Bristol

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) OSPF
2 11 (64.71%) BGP
2 11 (64.71%) F5
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Wireless
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (58.82%) Aerohive Networks
3 10 (58.82%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 6 (35.29%) Service Design
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Service Management
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (11.76%) SAP
8 2 (11.76%) CCNA
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) SAN
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall
8 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (11.76%) VMware

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) BGP
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Wireless
1 11 (64.71%) OSPF
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Rollout Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) SAML
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Service Design
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CWNA
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) F5
3 10 (58.82%) Aerohive Networks
3 10 (58.82%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix