Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 23 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 150 103
Rank change year-on-year +59 -47 -15
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.33% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.73% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £369 £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +38.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £337 £363 £234
90th Percentile £403 £388 £291
North East median daily rate £325 £375 £270
% change year-on-year -13.33% +38.89% -22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +38.46%
North East median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00% +15.38%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 226 688 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.49% 29.18% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 458 141
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -24.71% +21.78%
10th Percentile £237 £205 £240
90th Percentile £538 £456 £653
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £391
% change year-on-year +5.86% -18.21% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 70 38
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +10.89% +13.48%
10th Percentile £9.00 £15.00 £12.17
90th Percentile £32.05 £36.00 £40.03
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -48.89% +16.67% -20.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Tyne and Wear

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Tyne and Wear

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Tyne and Wear

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +68 3 £369 -1.67% 1
Wireless
North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) TippingPoint
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Security
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) TippingPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) VMware