Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 11 December 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.13% 2.61% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 19.05% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Luton median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £450 £368
% change year-on-year -16.67% +22.45% +17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 43 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.23% 13.73% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 22
Luton median daily rate £388 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +11.76% +15.25%
10th Percentile £216 £220 £282
90th Percentile £490 £675 £599
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Luton median hourly rate - - £24.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year +70.37% -44.90% +71.93%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Luton

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Luton

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Luton over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Luton

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Luton

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec