The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.73% 0.94% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 5.71% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -12.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £293
% change year-on-year -3.57% +19.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £41.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -33.21% +20.58%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 35 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 13.66% 16.51% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 38
Median daily rate £375 £275 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -31.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £303 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.29% +63.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £42.00 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Wireless as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in North Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in North Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in North Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in North Yorkshire

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (75.00%) F5
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) ArcSight
6 4 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
6 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
6 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (33.33%) GFI Software
6 4 (33.33%) Rapid7
6 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
6 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
6 4 (33.33%) FireEye
6 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (33.33%) Nexpose
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) SSL
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) Unix

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Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) SSL
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) BGP
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (25.00%) IPsec
7 3 (25.00%) ISDN
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) PSTN
7 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Security Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
4 2 (16.67%) Network Technician
5 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (33.33%) FireEye
4 4 (33.33%) GFI Software
4 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
4 4 (33.33%) Rapid7
4 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 3 (25.00%) Red Box
5 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds