Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 87 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 35 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.69% 1.76% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.64% 9.51% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 11
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £248 £345 £253
90th Percentile £450 £550 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 - £9.00
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -57.32% +105.00%

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 277 368 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.38% 18.51% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 223 139
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £265 £200 £259
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £403 £380
% change year-on-year +2.36% +6.05% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 12
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.50% -3.03% -18.26%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.70 £9.15
90th Percentile £55.00 £41.05 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £16.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +49.25% -48.46% +0.74%

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 27 May 2018.

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

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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 27 May 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 -9 28 £425 -19.05% 1
Buckingham - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - - 2
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 23 (65.71%) Firewall
3 21 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 19 (54.29%) SC Cleared
4 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
4 19 (54.29%) Network Virtualisation
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (48.57%) F5
6 17 (48.57%) ITIL
6 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (45.71%) OSPF
7 16 (45.71%) BGP
7 16 (45.71%) Virtual Environments
8 15 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (42.86%) Change Management
8 15 (42.86%) CCNP
8 15 (42.86%) ITIL V3
9 14 (40.00%) ICMP
9 14 (40.00%) IPsec
9 14 (40.00%) Palo Alto
10 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (37.14%) Cisco ISE
10 13 (37.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (37.14%) BIG-IP
11 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
11 12 (34.29%) Service Management
11 12 (34.29%) Service Delivery
12 11 (31.43%) Windows
12 11 (31.43%) LAN
12 11 (31.43%) Operational Acceptance Criteria

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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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (45.71%) BGP
4 16 (45.71%) OSPF
5 14 (40.00%) ICMP
5 14 (40.00%) IPsec
6 13 (37.14%) BIG-IP
6 13 (37.14%) Cisco ISE
6 13 (37.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (31.43%) LAN
8 9 (25.71%) WAN
9 7 (20.00%) VPN
10 5 (14.29%) DHCP
10 5 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (11.43%) SAN
11 4 (11.43%) VLAN
12 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (8.57%) Skype
12 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Team Leader
2 8 (22.86%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Data Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Data Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Deskside Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.43%) iPad
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Network Virtualisation
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 16 (45.71%) Virtual Environments
4 15 (42.86%) Change Management
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 15 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (34.29%) Service Delivery
5 12 (34.29%) Service Management
6 11 (31.43%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 10 (28.57%) ITSM
7 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
11 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.86%) Network Design
11 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (54.29%) SC Cleared
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (42.86%) CCNP
5 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) CCNA
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (8.57%) CCIE
7 3 (8.57%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 3 (8.57%) CCIP
8 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.86%) MCITP
9 1 (2.86%) MCSA
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (2.86%) MCTS
9 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) OVSD
2 4 (11.43%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) F5
3 14 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 9 (25.71%) HP
5 8 (22.86%) Juniper
5 8 (22.86%) ServiceNow
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) VMware
7 6 (17.14%) NetApp
8 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
9 3 (8.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (8.57%) Aruba
9 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
9 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.71%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (5.71%) Brocade
10 2 (5.71%) Meraki
11 1 (2.86%) Facebook
11 1 (2.86%) Twitter
11 1 (2.86%) Veeam