Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 119 75
Rank change year-on-year +30 -44 +42
Contract jobs citing Wireless 19 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.20% 0.58% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.41% 4.33% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 26
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £300 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £130 £114 £345
90th Percentile £450 £513 £550
South East median daily rate £365 £375 £355
% change year-on-year -2.67% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.81 - £9.00
South East median hourly rate £26.21 £13.00 £28.38
% change year-on-year +101.58% -54.19% +3.18%

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 226 300 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.29% 13.37% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 152 197
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £163 £260
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.68 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.36% +11.76% +5.43%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.08 £12.85
90th Percentile £49.88 £56.63 £40.60
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £17.44 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.16% -22.50% -30.77%

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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 21 January 2019.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 January 2019. 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 +26 12 £450 +53.19% 4
High Wycombe - 5 £300 - 3
Marlow -1 2 £123 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) CCNP
4 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (26.32%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
5 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
5 4 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (21.05%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
5 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 4 (21.05%) ICMP

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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 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) BGP
2 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (21.05%) ICMP
2 4 (21.05%) IPsec
2 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) 802.11
3 2 (10.53%) Broadband
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) DOCSIS
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Site Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) BYOD
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (5.26%) SafeRTOS
4 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
3 4 (21.05%) Network Virtualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Break/Fix
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNA
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) CCIP
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) F5
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
3 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
4 2 (10.53%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Sophos