Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +69
Contract jobs citing Wireless 17 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.45% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.56% 2.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £16.50 -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +31.43% -58.82% +112.50%

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 147 136 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.50% 13.40% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 76 85
West Sussex median daily rate £388 £410 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.49% -2.38% +30.23%
10th Percentile £173 £250 £289
90th Percentile £593 £606 £568
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
West Sussex median hourly rate £29.00 £38.75 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.16% +24.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £13.43 £24.35 £14.40
90th Percentile £48.53 £46.66 £48.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.81 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.95% -43.39% +16.67%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +5 9 £348 - 1
Horsham - 7 £350 -
Gatwick - 1 £525 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 12 (70.59%) VoIP
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 11 (64.71%) VLAN
2 11 (64.71%) Wireshark
3 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (41.18%) Mitel
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (35.29%) Commercial Awareness
5 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) CCNP
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 5 (29.41%) CCNA
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 5 (29.41%) CCSA
6 5 (29.41%) Aruba
7 4 (23.53%) VirtualBox
7 4 (23.53%) CCENT
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
7 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
7 4 (23.53%) 802.1X
7 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (23.53%) tcpdump

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) VoIP
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 11 (64.71%) VLAN
2 11 (64.71%) Wireshark
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) 802.11
5 4 (23.53%) ADSL
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
5 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
5 4 (23.53%) FTP
5 4 (23.53%) OSPF
5 4 (23.53%) SMTP
5 4 (23.53%) SNMP
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Mitel Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Mitel VoIP Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Python Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (35.29%) Commercial Awareness
2 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (23.53%) Network Virtualisation
3 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
3 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCNA
2 5 (29.41%) CCSA
3 4 (23.53%) CCENT
3 4 (23.53%) JNCIA
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCDP
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
5 1 (5.88%) CCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VirtualBox
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Cacti
2 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Mitel
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Aruba
3 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Qualys
4 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) Dell KACE
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Huawei
6 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto