Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 104 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -29
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.16% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 1.22% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Oxfordshire median daily rate £135 £200 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% -50.46% +3.53%
10th Percentile £128 £188 £294
90th Percentile £143 £213 £504
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.88 £18.75
% change year-on-year -0.71% +38.00% -3.85%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 215 164 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.37% 12.84% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 116 149
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £157
90th Percentile £525 £550 £454
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 18
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -10.11% +30.88%
10th Percentile £14.12 £14.45 £13.18
90th Percentile £71.63 £39.05 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.37% +13.33% +25.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Oxfordshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Oxfordshire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Oxfordshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Oxford -2 1 £135 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire 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%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
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%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network 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%) Switch 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
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware