Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 180 185
Rank change year-on-year -26 +5 +16
Contract jobs citing Wireless 49 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.83% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.71% 6.53% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 33
City of London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £138 £157 £302
90th Percentile £500 £538 £510
Central London median daily rate £313 £363 £400
% change year-on-year -13.79% -9.38% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
City of London median hourly rate £19.75 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.09% - -
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -64.09% - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 730 781 697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.35% 12.74% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 603 515
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £228 £275 £225
90th Percentile £621 £600 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
City of London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -20.83% +28.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.34 £15.45
90th Percentile £22.55 £55.00 £31.68
Central London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £21.66
% change year-on-year -18.42% -12.27% +15.82%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the City of London

Wireless
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in the City of London

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in the City of London

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Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
London Bridge - 1 £300 -
Wireless
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 29 (59.18%) Cisco
2 22 (44.90%) Firewall
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (30.61%) LAN
4 15 (30.61%) WAN
4 15 (30.61%) Finance
5 11 (22.45%) Network Design
5 11 (22.45%) Windows
5 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
6 10 (20.41%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (18.37%) CCNP
7 9 (18.37%) VPN
7 9 (18.37%) Network Management
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.33%) CCNA
9 7 (14.29%) Sophos
9 7 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (12.24%) Aruba
10 6 (12.24%) F5
10 6 (12.24%) Juniper
10 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
10 6 (12.24%) CCIE
10 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.24%) Broadband
10 6 (12.24%) Banking
11 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.20%) Intranet
11 5 (10.20%) Internet
11 5 (10.20%) NHS

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Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) Moodle
4 1 (2.04%) ThingWorx
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) Firewall
2 15 (30.61%) LAN
2 15 (30.61%) WAN
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (18.37%) VPN
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (12.24%) Broadband
6 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (10.20%) Internet
7 5 (10.20%) Intranet
7 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.16%) BGP
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (8.16%) Network Security
8 4 (8.16%) WLAN
9 3 (6.12%) DHCP
9 3 (6.12%) DNS
9 3 (6.12%) ISDN
9 3 (6.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Power BI
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.04%) Spotfire
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Multimedia
4 3 (6.12%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Support
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.04%) Node.js
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.04%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) NHS
3 3 (6.12%) iPad
3 3 (6.12%) iPhone
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Media Streaming
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.04%) IPTV
5 1 (2.04%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Network Design
2 9 (18.37%) Network Management
3 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL
4 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Change Management
6 2 (4.08%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.08%) IT Strategy
6 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.08%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (2.04%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.04%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (2.04%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) CCNP
3 8 (16.33%) CCNA
4 6 (12.24%) CCIE
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.04%) CCSP
7 1 (2.04%) CWNA
7 1 (2.04%) MCP
7 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) AirWatch
1 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) OPNET
3 1 (2.04%) Cacti
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.04%) Grafana
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) TrustSec
3 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Cisco
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Sophos
4 6 (12.24%) Aruba
4 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
4 6 (12.24%) F5
4 6 (12.24%) Juniper
5 5 (10.20%) Riverbed
6 4 (8.16%) VMware
7 3 (6.12%) Apple
7 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
7 3 (6.12%) Charles River
7 3 (6.12%) Citrix
7 3 (6.12%) FactSet
7 3 (6.12%) Meraki
7 3 (6.12%) NetApp
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (4.08%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds