Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 January 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 123 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 -30 +18
Contract jobs citing Wireless 26 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.84% 0.69% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.63% 4.60% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 16
Surrey median daily rate £363 £420 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +52.73% -31.25%
10th Percentile £217 £260 £155
90th Percentile £529 £538 £406
South East median daily rate £365 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -2.67% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate £46.25 - £47.50
10th Percentile £42.63 - £46.25
90th Percentile £50.88 - £48.75
South East median hourly rate £26.21 £13.00 £28.38
% change year-on-year +101.58% -54.19% +3.18%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 392 413 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.68% 14.97% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 254 228
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.01%
10th Percentile £143 £137 £163
90th Percentile £588 £600 £541
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 40
Surrey median hourly rate £15.90 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.26% -61.88% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.17 £11.20
90th Percentile £33.13 £24.75 £42.05
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £17.38 £22.38
% change year-on-year +26.62% -22.35% -31.15%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Surrey

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Surrey

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Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Guildford -8 7 £365 +160.71% 3
Camberley -2 3 - -
Reigate -5 2 - - 1
Woking - 2 £400 - 2
Chertsey - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Horley - 1 - -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (50.00%) WAN
4 10 (38.46%) CCNA
5 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) CCNP
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (23.08%) Network Security
8 5 (19.23%) MPLS
8 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (15.38%) CCIE
9 4 (15.38%) Internet
9 4 (15.38%) C
9 4 (15.38%) C++
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (15.38%) F5
9 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (15.38%) Meraki
9 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Retail
10 3 (11.54%) Business Development
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
10 3 (11.54%) Physics
10 3 (11.54%) Presales
10 3 (11.54%) Mentoring

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) BGP
7 3 (11.54%) WLAN
8 2 (7.69%) ADSL
8 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 2 (7.69%) IPv4
8 2 (7.69%) IPv6
8 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) e-Learning
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) CAN bus
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (11.54%) Business Development
2 3 (11.54%) Coaching
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.54%) Physics
2 3 (11.54%) Presales
2 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.69%) Process Management
3 2 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.85%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C
1 4 (15.38%) C++
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNA
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) CCIE
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) CCDA
6 2 (7.69%) CCDP
6 2 (7.69%) CCIE Data Center
6 2 (7.69%) CCSA
6 2 (7.69%) CCSE
6 2 (7.69%) JNCIE
6 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
6 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) F5
2 4 (15.38%) Meraki
2 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 3 (11.54%) Aruba
3 3 (11.54%) Avaya
3 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) Virgin Media
4 2 (7.69%) BMC
4 2 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
4 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 2 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) AirMagnet
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds