Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 July 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 > Dorset
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.15% 0.60% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 4.11% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Dorset median daily rate £450 - -
South West median daily rate £275 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -26.67% +20.97% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Dorset median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +16.44% +46.00%

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 55 73 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 23.61% 14.48% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 21
Dorset median daily rate £425 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -17.98%
10th Percentile £300 £235 £155
90th Percentile £475 £488 £500
South West median daily rate £370 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +2.07% +0.69% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 8
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £19.74 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.15% -53.56% +2.41%
10th Percentile £21.06 £11.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £42.95 £45.70 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £20.60
% change year-on-year +15.11% +68.69% +12.88%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Dorset

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Dorset

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Dorset

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Bournemouth - 1 £450 -
Wireless
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Netcool
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto