Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 75 117
Rank change year-on-year -39 +42 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 14 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.61% 1.96% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 10.75% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 10
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +10.29% +47.83%
10th Percentile £114 £345 £393
90th Percentile £513 £550 £438
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £9.00 -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £28.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year -54.19% +3.18% +53.85%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 306 307 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.33% 18.27% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 198 165
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +21.21%
10th Percentile £163 £254 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £544
South East median daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.43% +34.38%
10th Percentile £13.08 £12.85 £12.87
90th Percentile £56.63 £40.60 £25.63
South East median hourly rate £17.44 £22.38 £32.50
% change year-on-year -22.07% -31.15% +62.50%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Buckinghamshire

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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

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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 19 January 2018. 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 -51 10 £294 -37.33% 4
Marlow - 1 - - 1
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) Office 365
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CCIE
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office

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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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) Skype
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Data Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Aerohive Networks
2 3 (21.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (21.43%) Brocade
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Meraki