The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 24 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 23 36
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.49% 5.91% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.89% 34.21% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year - +2.89%  

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 Devon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 36 38 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 10.75% 17.27% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 32
Median daily rate £393 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +18.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +39.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Devon

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Devon

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 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
Exeter -1 4 - -
Wireless
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Devon region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) MPLS
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 1 (9.09%) TACACS
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAP
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
2 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
2 1 (9.09%) TACACS
2 1 (9.09%) Telepresence
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Design Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) RF Design Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) RF Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Change Control
1 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) Network Management
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
1 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) VMware