Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 October 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 80 82
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.81% 1.00% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 5.43% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 13
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -24.66% +8.15%
10th Percentile £306 £201 £326
90th Percentile £525 £382 £388
South East median daily rate £390 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +0.65% +6.16% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £31.25
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £25.69 £29.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% -12.92% +63.89%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 142 184 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.80% 18.40% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 92 112
West Sussex median daily rate £428 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.86% +5.71%
10th Percentile £178 £175 £242
90th Percentile £605 £542 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 18
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 £26.25 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.05% -16.00% +83.82%
10th Percentile £14.30 £12.75 £17.54
90th Percentile £36.60 £48.75 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £24.65
% change year-on-year +38.89% -26.98% +9.56%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in West Sussex

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Crawley +12 3 - - 1
Worthing - 2 £475 - 4
Gatwick -9 1 £525 +90.91% 2
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Aruba
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) CCENT
5 2 (22.22%) Check Point GAiA
5 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) 802.1X

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) 802.11
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) DWDM
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) SMTP
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Check Point GAiA
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCENT
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCSA
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) APMP
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cacti
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) Aruba
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Qualys
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Meraki
6 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto