Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 September 2019 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 59 60
Rank change year-on-year -20 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.57% 1.09% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% 6.93% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £150 £320 £154
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.13% +108.13% -54.44%
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.42% -17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £17.50
South West median hourly rate £46.25 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% +9.38% -3.03%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 101 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.52% 15.68% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 57 47
Gloucestershire median daily rate £458 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +19.23% -3.70%
10th Percentile £240 £203 £140
90th Percentile £635 £543 £400
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £371
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.08% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 6
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +52.14% -15.22%
10th Percentile £16.73 £31.25 £13.69
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.25 £45.63
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year - +7.59% +13.67%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Gloucestershire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Gloucestershire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Gloucestershire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Gloucester +4 4 £150 -53.13% 4
Wireless
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) AVG
3 3 (60.00%) SoftLayer
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) ISDN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Meraki

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
1 3 (60.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) ISDN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PSTN
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Antivirus Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) AVG
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki
3 2 (40.00%) VMware