Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 154 172
Rank change year-on-year +17 +18 -35
Contract jobs citing Wireless 17 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 3.64% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.60% +24.44% -17.43%
10th Percentile £235 £350 £189
90th Percentile £450 £675 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £420 £255
% change year-on-year -2.38% +64.71% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -44.44% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 393 467 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.02% 13.10% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 275 347
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +14.59%
10th Percentile £199 £231 £249
90th Percentile £543 £555 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.09 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.45 £22.58 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.04% +7.69% -15.76%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leeds +16 11 £313 -23.78% 4
Bradford +18 4 £313 -13.19%
Wakefield - 1 - -
Wireless
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) PHP
4 8 (47.06%) VB
4 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (47.06%) GPRS
4 8 (47.06%) GSM
4 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 8 (47.06%) 3G
4 8 (47.06%) Electronics
4 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
4 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
4 8 (47.06%) Marketing
4 8 (47.06%) SGSN
4 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (47.06%) Android
4 8 (47.06%) LTE
4 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Phone
4 8 (47.06%) MobileIron
4 8 (47.06%) AirWatch
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP EWM
1 3 (17.65%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) 3G
2 8 (47.06%) GPRS
2 8 (47.06%) GSM
2 8 (47.06%) LTE
2 8 (47.06%) SGSN
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (47.06%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 8 (47.06%) Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP EWM Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP WM Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Android
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
2 3 (17.65%) Logistics
2 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
1 8 (47.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) AirWatch
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) MobileIron
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
4 2 (11.76%) Veeam
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet