Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 10 19
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 7 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 3.87% 13.14% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.75% 30.51% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £285 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.04% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £285 £360
% change year-on-year +5.26% -20.83% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £25.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +90.00% +72.41% -69.47%

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 80 59 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 44.20% 43.07% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 8
Stevenage median daily rate £363 £287 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.48% -30.94% +50.91%
10th Percentile £273 £151 £359
90th Percentile £475 £403 £461
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £362 £375
% change year-on-year +10.57% -3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -18.70% +42.86%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.79% -13.82% -9.41%

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 12 November 2018, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (57.14%) 3GPP
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
2 3 (42.86%) 5G
2 3 (42.86%) WCDMA
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 2 (28.57%) GSM
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 3GPP
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) 5G
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) WCDMA
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) FWSM
3 2 (28.57%) GSM
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Protocol Stack Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat