Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 22 January 2018 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 31 59
Rank change year-on-year -10 +28 -18
Contract jobs citing Wireless 23 29 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.26% 5.44% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.54% 37.18% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 3
Leicestershire median daily rate £92 £86 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.98% -50.86% -57.32%
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £138 £250
% change year-on-year +136.36% -45.00% -39.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate £10.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 £10.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year +7.32% -18.00% -37.50%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 112 78 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 20.74% 14.63% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 51 38
Leicestershire median daily rate £265 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -9.09% -13.73%
10th Percentile £103 £81 £107
90th Percentile £453 £413 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £335 £350
% change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 10
Leicestershire median hourly rate £12.13 £16.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.61% -25.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £12.12
90th Percentile £42.88 £39.13 £38.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -25.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Leicestershire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Leicestershire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Leicestershire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Kegworth +1 22 £92 +8.88%
Hinckley +3 1 - -
Wireless
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
1 14 (60.87%) Financial Institution
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
1 14 (60.87%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) Service Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) IT Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Call Centre Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft