Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 111 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 -37 +14
Contract jobs citing Wireless 11 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.74% 0.47% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 3.52% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £525 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.70% +15.67%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £525 £474
% change year-on-year -14.29% +10.88% +16.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
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 173 227 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.67% 13.43% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 113 122
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £216 £220
90th Percentile £478 £538 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £425
% change year-on-year +1.27% -7.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.12 £18.85 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.90% +39.63% -15.91%
10th Percentile £13.05 £15.70 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £19.65 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -10.53% +31.03% -17.14%

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 September 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 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (36.36%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) CCIP
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) ICMP
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared

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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) BGP
2 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (45.45%) OSPF
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (36.36%) ICMP
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (36.36%) Network Virtualisation
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCIP
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix