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 3 months to 28 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 66 80
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 21 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.37% 1.88% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.60% 15.68% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 7
Median daily rate £300 £600 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +160.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £263 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £679 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -6.93% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.18 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.42%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 181 185 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.79% 12.00% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 316 312
Median daily rate £340 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £663 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 29
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -51.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £20.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the East Midlands

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in the East Midlands

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in the East Midlands

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in the East Midlands

Wireless
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 3 months to 28 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
Leicestershire 0 9 £255 -8.10% 4
Northamptonshire - 4 £525 -
Derbyshire -11 3 £288 +4.54%
Nottinghamshire -21 1 £150 -75.30%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) DHCP
2 18 (52.94%) HP
3 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (50.00%) DNS
4 16 (47.06%) LAN
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) Dell
5 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
6 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (35.29%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (35.29%) IIS
8 12 (35.29%) VBScript
8 12 (35.29%) Cisco
8 12 (35.29%) EPoS
8 12 (35.29%) SCCM
8 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
9 10 (29.41%) Firewall
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (17.65%) Retail
11 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
12 5 (14.71%) BGP
12 5 (14.71%) Intel
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (14.71%) CCNP
12 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
12 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering

Wireless
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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) DHCP
2 17 (50.00%) DNS
2 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (47.06%) LAN
4 12 (35.29%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (29.41%) Firewall
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (14.71%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) ICMP
8 4 (11.76%) MPLS
8 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (8.82%) SAN
9 3 (8.82%) VLAN
9 3 (8.82%) WLAN
10 2 (5.88%) Internet
10 2 (5.88%) ZigBee
11 1 (2.94%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) GDB
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Local Government
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) EPoS Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Network Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Cryptography Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) EPoS Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) EPoS
2 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Network Design
1 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
2 4 (11.76%) ITSM
2 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) Service Management
2 4 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (8.82%) Application Packaging
3 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
2 12 (35.29%) VBScript
3 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
4 3 (8.82%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) CCNP
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) OVSD
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) HP
2 15 (44.12%) Dell
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Intel
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.82%) LANDesk
6 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Sun
7 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
7 2 (5.88%) Sophos
7 2 (5.88%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) Aruba
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Meraki
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
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