The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 48 45 52
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.88% 2.28% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 10.14% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Median daily rate £239 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £334 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £293
% change year-on-year -3.57% +19.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.19 £39.38 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +21.15%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 148 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 11.58% 22.53% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 94 51
Median daily rate £300 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £258 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £385 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +134.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Wiltshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Wiltshire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Wiltshire

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Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Swindon +6 8 £238 -
Salisbury -1 2 £365 -2.66%
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (58.33%) SIEM
2 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (33.33%) Aruba
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) SANS
4 4 (33.33%) Data Encryption

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) SSL
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (58.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Data Encryption
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SANS
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Aruba
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) F5