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 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 35 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.35% 0.41% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 3.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £213 £320 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.59% -21.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £295
% change year-on-year -3.57% +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.87% +1.42%  

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 35 29 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 12.15% 11.79% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 41
Median daily rate £450 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.07% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 23 April 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 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco