Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 +7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.39% 1.27% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 9.20% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Gloucestershire median daily rate £488 £250 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.00% +96.08% -58.70%
10th Percentile £481 £245 £106
90th Percentile £494 £255 £415
South West median daily rate £380 £261 £320
% change year-on-year +45.45% -18.36% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £17.50 -
South West median hourly rate £26.04 £38.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -31.92% -4.38% -

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 122 87 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.86% 13.83% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 42 71
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% +9.09% -23.34%
10th Percentile £201 £156 £106
90th Percentile £538 £450 £418
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £13.70 £31.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.81% +96.83% -63.37%
10th Percentile £10.92 £15.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.50 £52.13
South West median hourly rate £40.77 £25.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +58.31% -31.33% -4.15%

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 16 January 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 +1 2 £488 +95.00% 1
Wireless
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper