Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 38 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +16
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.65% 1.28% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 13.33% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Luton median daily rate £400 £359 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.50% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £359 £415
% change year-on-year +11.50% -13.55% +66.00%
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 49 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 22.37% 9.58% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 14
Luton median daily rate £438 £375 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -30.23% +28.74%
10th Percentile £311 £174 £165
90th Percentile £525 £595 £646
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -10.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Luton median hourly rate - £16.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.69% +113.04%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +43.75% -34.69% +2.08%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 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 Luton region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) FortiGate
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory

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 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (12.50%) FWSM
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
6 1 (12.50%) TACACS
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) WPA2
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper