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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 4 July 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 63 60
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing Wireless 21 21 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.52% 1.92% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% 16.67% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
10th Percentile £185 - £264
25th Percentile £213 £190 £301
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £313 £275 £325
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -15.38% -3.70%
75th Percentile £388 £409 £500
90th Percentile £468 £488 -
England median daily rate £420 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
10th Percentile £19.85 - £12.89
25th Percentile £20.00 - £13.68
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £16.00
75th Percentile £23.00 - £30.38
90th Percentile £23.15 - £38.40
England median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 180 126 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.02% 11.52% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 81 54
10th Percentile £179 £163 £120
25th Percentile £263 £213 £157
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £419 £350 £303
Median % change year-on-year +19.64% +15.70% -6.92%
75th Percentile £500 £410 £411
90th Percentile £550 £488 £500
England median daily rate £500 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.04% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 14
10th Percentile £15.80 £13.20 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.53 £15.00 £12.77
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £15.40
Median % change year-on-year -4.44% +46.10% +16.71%
75th Percentile £23.63 £51.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £25.25 £56.20 £49.45
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.63 £21.88
% change year-on-year +5.82% +8.00% +9.38%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wireless in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Wireless in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Wireless in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Wireless in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wireless in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Wireless in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -6 7 £344 +71.88%
Leicestershire -5 6 £225 -52.63% 1
Lincolnshire +3 4 £373 - 1
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £255 -34.26%
Derbyshire -7 2 £319 +15.91% 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) SD-WAN
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Firepower
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (23.81%) CCNA
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (19.05%) WLAN
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) Change Management
9 3 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (14.29%) NHS
9 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) XenApp
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
9 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
10 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
10 2 (9.52%) Migration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) SD-WAN
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Firepower
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (19.05%) WLAN
7 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
9 1 (4.76%) BGP
9 1 (4.76%) DHCP
9 1 (4.76%) DMVPN
9 1 (4.76%) DNS
9 1 (4.76%) IKE
9 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 1 (4.76%) IPsec
9 1 (4.76%) MPLS
9 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.76%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
1 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Fibre Optics
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Operations
3 1 (4.76%) Contract Management
3 1 (4.76%) Cost Control
3 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (4.76%) Data Security
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Line Management
3 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (4.76%) Release Management
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Supplier Relationship Management
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Meraki
5 1 (4.76%) Nortel
5 1 (4.76%) VMware