The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Rank 85 - 86
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.100% - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% - 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £293
% change year-on-year -3.57% +19.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £39.38 £34.00
% change year-on-year -30.46% +15.80%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 116 160 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.55% 11.20% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 103 116
Median daily rate £425 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% +13.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.30 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.86% -59.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Leeds

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCDA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDA
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft