Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 July 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 101 83
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 19 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.23% 1.23% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.03% 7.34% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £410 £331 £313
90th Percentile £450 £550 £493
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 - £9.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 - £9.00

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 158 259 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.26% 16.70% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 145 125
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £407 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -6.97% +9.38%
10th Percentile £299 £300 £280
90th Percentile £507 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.31% +33.33% -40.55%
10th Percentile £14.31 £15.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.16 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £41.75 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +160.94% +23.08% -48.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Milton Keynes

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Milton Keynes

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (68.42%) Virtual Environments
3 13 (68.42%) Network Virtualisation
4 12 (63.16%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
4 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
4 12 (63.16%) OSPF
4 12 (63.16%) BGP
5 11 (57.89%) ICMP
5 11 (57.89%) IPsec
5 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (57.89%) F5
6 10 (52.63%) ITIL V3
6 10 (52.63%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (52.63%) Palo Alto
6 10 (52.63%) Change Management
6 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
6 10 (52.63%) BIG-IP
7 9 (47.37%) Service Management
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (47.37%) HP
8 8 (42.11%) CCNP
8 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
8 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (36.84%) ITSM

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (63.16%) BGP
3 12 (63.16%) OSPF
3 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
4 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (57.89%) ICMP
4 11 (57.89%) IPsec
5 10 (52.63%) BIG-IP
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 1 (5.26%) DHCP
9 1 (5.26%) DNS
9 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (5.26%) SSL
9 1 (5.26%) VLAN
9 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Team Leader
1 8 (42.11%) Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Network Virtualisation
1 13 (68.42%) Virtual Environments
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (52.63%) Change Management
3 10 (52.63%) ITIL V3
4 9 (47.37%) Service Management
5 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (36.84%) ITSM
6 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
9 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 1 (5.26%) Network Design
9 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) CCNP
5 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) OVSD
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) F5
3 10 (52.63%) Palo Alto
4 9 (47.37%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
6 5 (26.32%) Juniper
7 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
8 3 (15.79%) Aruba
8 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) NetApp
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (5.26%) Citrix