Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 18 November 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.

Wireless
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 22 16
Rank change year-on-year -58 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.51% 6.52% 9.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 33.33% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
County Antrim median daily rate £450 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £450 £338 -
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £30.00 -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 54 54 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 9.17% 19.57% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 2
County Antrim median daily rate £435 £313 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.20% -9.09% +25.00%
10th Percentile £250 £78 £197
90th Percentile £575 £425 £486
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £313 £425
% change year-on-year +38.56% -26.47% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.00% - -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in County Antrim

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireless in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in County Antrim

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Belfast -61 3 £450 +33.33%
Wireless
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCTV
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Polycom
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Handset

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CCTV
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Polycom