The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Wireless Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Security
London / City of London
Rank 153 158 192
Rank change year-on-year +5 +34  
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.066% 0.030% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £513
% change year-on-year -27.77% -12.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Wireless Security 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 346 392 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.42% 11.79% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 291 501
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +39.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £19.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Wireless Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Wireless Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless Security in the City of London

Wireless Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireless Security in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless Security in the City of London

Wireless Security
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless Security 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco