The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 38 37 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.86% 0.30% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 3.13% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £506 £130 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +289.42% -60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £130 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £130 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £294
% change year-on-year -3.57% +19.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.95 - £34.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £39.38 £33.25
% change year-on-year -30.46% +18.42%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 48 32 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 13.75% 9.47% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 17
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £492 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 22
Median hourly rate £22.73 £24.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.28% -11.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £22.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.48 £26.00 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Warwickshire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Warwickshire

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Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Warwick - 2 £506 -
Wireless
West Midlands

Wireless
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) RIA
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Communications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) SysML
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper