Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 13 December 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 19 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 12.58% 4.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.69% 16.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Stevenage median daily rate £285 £195 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £285 £338 £450
% change year-on-year -15.56% -25.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £26.50 £14.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +82.76% -69.47% +210.66%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 64 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 42.38% 28.70% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 3
Stevenage median daily rate £287 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.03% +40.91% -7.56%
10th Percentile £113 £222 £263
90th Percentile £403 £460 £298
Hertfordshire median daily rate £356 £375 £393
% change year-on-year -5.20% -4.46% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 14
Stevenage median hourly rate £25.00 £41.13 £21.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.21% +93.39% +68.17%
10th Percentile £21.48 £21.71 £12.50
90th Percentile £29.00 £43.94 £23.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £37.31 £21.53
% change year-on-year -54.96% +73.34% +32.87%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Stevenage

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Stevenage

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) 3GPP
3 8 (42.11%) LTE
4 7 (36.84%) Feature Driven Development
4 7 (36.84%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (36.84%) Signal Processing
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
4 7 (36.84%) C
4 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) VHDL
4 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) Broadband
6 4 (21.05%) ISDN
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Juniper
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) 3GPP
2 8 (42.11%) LTE
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
3 7 (36.84%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) Broadband
5 4 (21.05%) ISDN
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) 5G
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) HSPA
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
6 1 (5.26%) WCDMA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) DSP Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Senior DSP Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Support
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Support
3 4 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
1 7 (36.84%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Digital Signal Processing
1 7 (36.84%) Feature Driven Development
1 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
1 7 (36.84%) Signal Processing
1 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Network Design
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
2 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
1 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
2 3 (15.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Sun