Period
to 19 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 January 2022 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 54 48 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 +15
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 5 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North East 0.18% 1.13% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 11.90% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
10th Percentile - - £135
25th Percentile £166 - £145
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £173 £500 £150
Median % change year-on-year -65.50% +233.33% -42.86%
75th Percentile £179 - £219
90th Percentile - - £256
England median daily rate £325 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -13.33% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £14.13
Median hourly rate - - £14.25
75th Percentile - - £22.19
90th Percentile - - £26.88
England median hourly rate £30.46 £42.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year -28.34% +1.81% +66.98%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 52 42 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.32% 9.48% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 97
10th Percentile £146 £89 £150
25th Percentile £180 £160 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £275 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year -26.67% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £473 £425 £490
90th Percentile £500 £523 £556
England median daily rate £495 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +16.47% +3.66% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
10th Percentile £15.50 £12.14 £12.50
25th Percentile £15.88 £14.56 £14.13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.99
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.75% +8.18%
75th Percentile £20.00 £31.56 £27.70
90th Percentile £79.50 £66.25 £36.88
England median hourly rate £21.50 £31.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -31.20% +45.35% +19.44%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wireless in the North East.

Daily rate trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wireless in the North East.

Hourly rate trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -2 1 £173 - 4
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2019
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft