Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 July 2017 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 92 99
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +19
Contract jobs citing Wireless 26 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 1.10% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.28% 6.15% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +19.40% -0.74%
10th Percentile £262 £258 £294
90th Percentile £538 £488 £381
South East median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50% -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year -46.15% -8.45% +86.84%

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 357 358 447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.76% 17.94% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 171 174
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £170 £253 £266
90th Percentile £550 £528 £534
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 17
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -48.00% +58.73%
10th Percentile £13.70 £9.00 £9.70
90th Percentile £31.00 £19.50 £44.70
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +5.77% +48.57%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -17 17 £525 +16.67% 1
Aylesbury - 4 - -
High Wycombe +2 1 £100 -59.18%
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 15 (57.69%) CCNP
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (50.00%) BGP
4 13 (50.00%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) HP
6 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
7 9 (34.62%) ICMP
7 9 (34.62%) VPN
7 9 (34.62%) Network Design
7 9 (34.62%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (30.77%) Palo Alto
8 8 (30.77%) WAN
9 7 (26.92%) ITIL V3
10 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (23.08%) Android
10 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (23.08%) OVSD
10 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (23.08%) Service Management
10 6 (23.08%) ITSM
10 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
10 6 (23.08%) Apple
10 6 (23.08%) Internet

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) BGP
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 9 (34.62%) ICMP
4 9 (34.62%) VPN
5 8 (30.77%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) OSPF
9 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
9 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (11.54%) FCoE
9 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
10 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
10 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (3.85%) SAN
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Architect
1 8 (30.77%) Network Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 4 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
4 3 (11.54%) BYOD
5 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
1 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 9 (34.62%) Network Design
2 9 (34.62%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL V3
4 6 (23.08%) ITSM
4 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Break/Fix
5 4 (15.38%) Coaching
5 4 (15.38%) DNA
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) CCNP
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CCIE
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCIE Data Center
5 1 (3.85%) CWNA
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) OVSD
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) HP
3 8 (30.77%) Palo Alto
4 6 (23.08%) Apple
5 4 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (15.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (15.38%) Brocade
5 4 (15.38%) Dell
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Toshiba
6 3 (11.54%) Aruba
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) Google
7 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky