Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 125 100
Rank change year-on-year -8 -25 +25
Contract jobs citing Wireless 32 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.98% 0.72% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.19% 4.64% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 21
Surrey median daily rate £368 £390 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.77% +95.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £208 £290 £155
90th Percentile £529 £538 £388
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Surrey median hourly rate £46.25 - £47.50
10th Percentile £42.63 - £25.25
90th Percentile £50.88 - £48.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.69 £25.88
% change year-on-year -2.69% -0.71% +43.75%

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 445 431 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.68% 15.44% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 260 282
Surrey median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £134 £172 £164
90th Percentile £588 £576 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 33
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £15.24 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.04% -61.90% +158.06%
10th Percentile £15.15 £11.58 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.25 £25.00 £42.30
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £17.49 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.93% -30.04% +11.11%

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 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Surrey

Wireless
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

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 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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 -12 8 £363 +158.93% 4
Reigate - 4 - - 2
Camberley +3 3 - -
Staines -9 3 £390 -22.00%
Egham - 1 - - 1
Epsom - 1 - - 1
Redhill - 1 £450 - 2
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (34.38%) CCNA
4 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
4 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 9 (28.13%) Firewall
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) C
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) CCNP
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
8 5 (15.63%) Aruba
8 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
8 5 (15.63%) Network Security
8 5 (15.63%) DNS
8 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
8 5 (15.63%) OSPF
8 5 (15.63%) BGP
8 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
8 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (12.50%) 5G
9 4 (12.50%) MPLS
9 4 (12.50%) BMC
9 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi

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 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) WAN
2 11 (34.38%) LAN
2 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) BGP
5 5 (15.63%) DNS
5 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
5 5 (15.63%) Network Security
5 5 (15.63%) OSPF
5 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
6 4 (12.50%) 5G
6 4 (12.50%) ADSL
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.50%) DHCP
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (9.38%) 3GPP
7 3 (9.38%) Internet
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) e-Learning
2 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) ASIC
4 1 (3.13%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.50%) Process Management
3 4 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Business Development
4 3 (9.38%) Coaching
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Physics
4 3 (9.38%) Presales
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNA
3 6 (18.75%) CCNP
3 6 (18.75%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE Data Center
5 2 (6.25%) PhD
6 1 (3.13%) CCDA
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCSE
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Aruba
2 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
2 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.50%) BMC
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.50%) F5
4 3 (9.38%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Juniper
4 3 (9.38%) Meraki
4 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
4 3 (9.38%) Virgin Media
5 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (6.25%) Infoblox
5 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.13%) AirMagnet
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft