The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for WiMAX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

WiMAX
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 425 -
Contract jobs citing WiMAX 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.067% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £625 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 - £36.50

WiMAX 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2266 3002 3122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.96% 13.88% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1516 2050 2014
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 47 97
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +11.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £12.05 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

WiMAX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing WiMAX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WiMAX in London

WiMAX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WiMAX in London

WiMAX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WiMAX in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WiMAX 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 London region with a requirement for WiMAX.

1 2 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Media
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) C

WiMAX
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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%) Bluetooth
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Media
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C