The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 June 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 26 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.08% 1.46% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 8.11% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £288 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.69% +2.14%  

Wireless 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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 34 37 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 12.23% 17.96% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 24
Median daily rate £313 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £259 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -68.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Derbyshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Derbyshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield -1 2 £288 +4.54%
Derby - 1 £313 -
Wireless
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Intel
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) ATM
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) Ethernet

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
6 1 (16.67%) IPsec
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) VRRP
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Intel
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Aruba
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Riverbed