Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 67 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 21 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.97% 1.85% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.38% 11.84% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 2
West Sussex median daily rate £325 £350 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.35% +10.74%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £360
90th Percentile £488 £380 £382
South East median daily rate £365 £375 £355
% change year-on-year -2.67% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £26.21 £13.00 £28.38
% change year-on-year +101.58% -54.19% +3.18%

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 146 152 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.71% 15.64% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 79 79
West Sussex median daily rate £420 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £198 £140 £288
90th Percentile £625 £618 £553
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 14
West Sussex median hourly rate £31.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.67% -57.14% +133.33%
10th Percentile £15.50 £12.75 £21.20
90th Percentile £47.50 £32.53 £45.23
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £17.44 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.16% -22.50% -30.77%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in West Sussex

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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

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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 21 January 2019. 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 +2 8 £400 +25.00% 3
Gatwick 0 8 £325 +18.18% 1
Worthing - 2 £475 -
Horsham -13 1 £275 -21.43%
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (76.19%) SolarWinds
3 16 (76.19%) Network Monitoring
3 16 (76.19%) Citrix
3 16 (76.19%) VoIP
3 16 (76.19%) Firewall
4 15 (71.43%) IPsec
4 15 (71.43%) LAN
4 15 (71.43%) VPN
4 15 (71.43%) CCNP
4 15 (71.43%) NetApp
4 15 (71.43%) OSPF
4 15 (71.43%) BGP
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (66.67%) HSRP
5 14 (66.67%) Multicast
5 14 (66.67%) FCoE
5 14 (66.67%) NAS
5 14 (66.67%) iSCSI
5 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 14 (66.67%) VRRP
5 14 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 14 (66.67%) SAN
5 14 (66.67%) Load Balancing
6 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (38.10%) Network Optimisation

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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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco ASA
1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) VoIP
3 15 (71.43%) BGP
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (71.43%) IPsec
3 15 (71.43%) LAN
3 15 (71.43%) OSPF
3 15 (71.43%) VPN
4 14 (66.67%) FCoE
4 14 (66.67%) HSRP
4 14 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 14 (66.67%) Multicast
4 14 (66.67%) NAS
4 14 (66.67%) SAN
4 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (66.67%) VRRP
5 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Network Operations Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 8 (38.10%) Change Control
3 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 8 (38.10%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Citrix
2 16 (76.19%) SolarWinds
3 15 (71.43%) NetApp
4 14 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.76%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Samsung
6 1 (4.76%) VMware