Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 July 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 65 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -14
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.32% 0.17% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 1.39% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 12
Oxford median daily rate £213 £320 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.59% -21.23% +16.91%
10th Percentile £159 £310 £337
90th Percentile £219 £330 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £213 £275 £406
% change year-on-year -22.73% -32.31% +37.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxford median hourly rate - - £14.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 67 72 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 10.75% 12.24% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 56 77
Oxford median daily rate £450 £309 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.75% -17.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £150 £200 £267
90th Percentile £531 £500 £475
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +32.31% -13.33% +9.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Oxford median hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +5.08% -13.24%
10th Percentile £12.79 £12.08 £11.25
90th Percentile £22.06 £31.50 £21.65
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 £21.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.94% -22.73% +74.60%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Oxford

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Oxford

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware