Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 101 124
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23 -6
Contract jobs citing Wireless 20 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.72% 1.16% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 5.96% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 13
Surrey median daily rate £390 £195 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -35.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £290 £152 £220
90th Percentile £538 £388 £425
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Surrey median hourly rate - £47.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +206.45% -22.50%
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.88 £18.75
% change year-on-year -0.71% +38.00% -3.85%

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 425 453 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.40% 19.41% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 277 264
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.50% -0.35%
10th Percentile £166 £169 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 26
Surrey median hourly rate £15.24 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.90% +153.97% -13.10%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.63 £11.40
90th Percentile £25.00 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.37% +13.33% +25.00%

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 November 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 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 18 November 2017. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -18 3 £420 +15.86%
Guildford -9 2 £140 -62.67% 1
Weybridge - 2 £300 -
Camberley - 2 £360 -
Staines +9 1 £500 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 5 (25.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 5 (25.00%) WLAN
4 5 (25.00%) SLA
4 5 (25.00%) CCNP
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (15.00%) Skype
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.00%) WAAS

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 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (25.00%) VoIP
3 5 (25.00%) WLAN
4 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (15.00%) Skype
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) WAAS
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) NX-OS
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) FPGA Developer
4 2 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CMDB
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) VHDL
3 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.00%) Handset
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) BCP
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) C++
1 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCIE
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (25.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (15.00%) Aruba
4 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) FireEye
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.00%) TippingPoint
5 2 (10.00%) AlgoSec
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
5 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (10.00%) LogLogic
5 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (10.00%) Xilinx
6 1 (5.00%) Tradeweb