The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 22 April 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 42
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 2.59% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 45.00% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £295
% change year-on-year -3.57% +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.87% +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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 20 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 2.28% 5.76% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Median daily rate £150 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.55% +22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £218 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in East Sussex

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) 802.15
1 3 (100.00%) RFID
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 3 (100.00%) 802.1X

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) 802.15
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) RFID
1 3 (100.00%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware