Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 July 2019 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 37 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.96% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 6.38% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Slough median daily rate £223 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.50% -20.00% +85.19%
10th Percentile £118 £342 £388
90th Percentile £325 £513 £668
Berkshire median daily rate £356 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -16.18% - +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 79 47 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 25.24% 15.61% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 35
Slough median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £270 £182 £162
90th Percentile £502 £496 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Slough median hourly rate £170.00 - £13.43
10th Percentile £165.00 - £12.81
90th Percentile £175.00 - £14.74
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -42.86% +61.54% -20.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Slough

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Slough

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Slough over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Slough

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cacti
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) NHS

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) L2TP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware