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 3 months to 25 June 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 66 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.83% 1.78% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.82% 9.70% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Median daily rate £200 £350 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +84.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.69% +2.14%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 83 134 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 17.22% 18.31% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 39
Median daily rate £395 £365 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +39.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £327 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £44.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Gatwick 0 2 - -
Crawley +1 1 £200 -42.85% 1
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) assyst
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security

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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) 3G
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) IPv4
5 1 (14.29%) IPv6
5 1 (14.29%) LTE
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) CAD Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) CAD Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) VyOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) Ubiquiti
3 1 (14.29%) VMware