Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 156 115
Rank change year-on-year +56 -41 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 0.96% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
North East median daily rate £325 £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +38.89% -22.86%
10th Percentile £160 £363 £234
90th Percentile £390 £388 £291
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
North East median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% +15.38%
England median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +68.75%

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 260 726 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.36% 27.18% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 467 172
North East median daily rate £340 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -17.42% +19.23%
10th Percentile £201 £205 £225
90th Percentile £538 £456 £653
England median daily rate £403 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 75 51
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.89% +16.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £9.10 £15.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £31.80 £36.00 £43.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.11% +8.74% +5.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in the North East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in the North East

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor 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 25 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +62 3 £369 -1.67% 2
Durham +5 2 £209 -
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
4 1 (20.00%) CCIP
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) VMware