Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 September 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 143 183
Rank change year-on-year -20 +40 +8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 30 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.98% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 6.44% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +5.63% +60.00%
10th Percentile £318 £263 £313
90th Percentile £680 £488 £448
England median daily rate £395 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.44% -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% -5.06% +16.18%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 637 637 771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.69% 15.20% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 354 484
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £226 £200 £250
90th Percentile £568 £532 £550
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 41
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.15 £10.20
90th Percentile £31.95 £33.83 £47.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.50% -27.60% +24.42%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
West Yorkshire -21 21 £425 +47.83% 14
South Yorkshire -5 5 £369 -10.06% 7
North Yorkshire -11 4 £338 -28.95% 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) Firewall
3 15 (50.00%) VPN
4 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (43.33%) WAN
5 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
5 11 (36.67%) LAN
5 11 (36.67%) CCNP
6 10 (33.33%) Aruba
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (30.00%) MPLS
8 8 (26.67%) CCNA
8 8 (26.67%) 802.1X
9 7 (23.33%) VLAN
10 6 (20.00%) Network Security
10 6 (20.00%) Juniper
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 5 (16.67%) DHCP
11 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 5 (16.67%) OSPF
11 5 (16.67%) 802.11
11 5 (16.67%) IPsec
11 5 (16.67%) CCDE
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 5 (16.67%) Network Design
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 5 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) VPN
3 13 (43.33%) WAN
4 11 (36.67%) LAN
5 9 (30.00%) MPLS
6 7 (23.33%) VLAN
7 6 (20.00%) Network Security
8 5 (16.67%) 802.11
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (16.67%) DHCP
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
8 5 (16.67%) IPsec
8 5 (16.67%) OSPF
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (13.33%) VoIP
10 3 (10.00%) FCoE
10 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DTS
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Junior
2 4 (13.33%) Junior Network Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Check Point Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Network Design
2 5 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security Management
3 3 (10.00%) Security Management
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNP
3 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 5 (16.67%) CCDE
5 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.33%) CCDP
8 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
4 10 (33.33%) Aruba
5 6 (20.00%) Juniper
6 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (13.33%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) Infoblox
8 3 (10.00%) Meraki
9 2 (6.67%) F5
9 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
9 2 (6.67%) VMware
10 1 (3.33%) Apple
10 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.33%) NetApp
10 1 (3.33%) QNAP
10 1 (3.33%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (3.33%) Synology
10 1 (3.33%) Veeam