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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South East / Surrey
Rank 77 70 79
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.03% 2.41% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.06% 8.14% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Median daily rate £320 £288 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.30% -1.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £149 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £538 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £295
% change year-on-year -3.57% +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £31.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.78% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £39.38 £32.75
% change year-on-year -30.46% +20.22%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 381 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.54% 29.65% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 219 153
Median daily rate £380 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.40% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Wireless as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -1 2 - - 3
Leatherhead +23 1 £320 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 9 (36.00%) MS Office
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 6 (24.00%) Lotus
5 6 (24.00%) SLA
5 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 6 (24.00%) IBM Notes
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 5 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.00%) LAN
6 5 (20.00%) Juniper
6 5 (20.00%) Internet
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (16.00%) VLAN
7 4 (16.00%) Korean Language
8 3 (12.00%) F5
8 3 (12.00%) Aruba
8 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (12.00%) CISSP

Wireless
Top Related 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 6 (24.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (20.00%) Internet
5 5 (20.00%) LAN
6 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 4 (16.00%) VLAN
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
8 2 (8.00%) DHCP
8 2 (8.00%) Network Security
8 2 (8.00%) SSL
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
9 1 (4.00%) LTE
9 1 (4.00%) VPLS
9 1 (4.00%) WAAS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Korean Language
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Cabling Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Handset
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Security
2 2 (8.00%) Information Security
2 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) High Availability
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Process Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Lotus
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Aruba
5 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.00%) F5
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (4.00%) LogLogic
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) Radianz
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) TippingPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Wyse
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