Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 189 186
Rank change year-on-year +43 -3 -37
Contract jobs citing Wireless 37 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.72% 3.45% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £410 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +64.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £151
90th Percentile £488 £529 £426
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £28.66
% change year-on-year +2.04% +28.25% +43.28%

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 647 812 901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.23% 14.49% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 490 552
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £198 £230 £205
90th Percentile £543 £550 £515
England median daily rate £405 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 74
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.92 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.05% +7.04% -15.07%
10th Percentile £10.26 £11.00 £10.29
90th Percentile £33.24 £47.50 £37.85
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.11% +14.18% +2.43%

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

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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 21 October 2017.

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

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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 21 October 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
West Yorkshire +24 16 £300 -25.00% 4
North Yorkshire +23 14 £475 +11.76%
South Yorkshire +11 7 £410 +26.15% 1
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Unix
3 19 (51.35%) Finance
4 18 (48.65%) WAN
4 18 (48.65%) LAN
5 17 (45.95%) Cisco
5 17 (45.95%) Firewall
6 14 (37.84%) VPN
7 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
7 12 (32.43%) Manufacturing
7 12 (32.43%) F5
8 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
8 11 (29.73%) Windows Phone
8 11 (29.73%) MobileIron
8 11 (29.73%) AirWatch
8 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
8 11 (29.73%) Marketing
8 11 (29.73%) SGSN
8 11 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
8 11 (29.73%) Android
8 11 (29.73%) LTE
8 11 (29.73%) Electronics
8 11 (29.73%) Juniper
8 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
8 11 (29.73%) 3G
8 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (29.73%) GPRS
8 11 (29.73%) GSM
8 11 (29.73%) SAP

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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) LAN
1 18 (48.65%) WAN
2 17 (45.95%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 11 (29.73%) 3G
4 11 (29.73%) GPRS
4 11 (29.73%) GSM
4 11 (29.73%) LTE
4 11 (29.73%) SGSN
5 10 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (24.32%) Internet
6 9 (24.32%) SSL
6 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) VoIP
8 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
8 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (8.11%) SAN
8 3 (8.11%) Skype
8 3 (8.11%) WLAN
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Manufacturing
2 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
3 11 (29.73%) Electronics
3 11 (29.73%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (29.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 11 (29.73%) Technical Support
3 9 (24.32%) Security Specialist
4 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security Specialist
5 6 (16.22%) Information Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Network Support
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Unix
3 11 (29.73%) Android
3 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
3 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Phone
4 3 (8.11%) Debian
4 3 (8.11%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
2 9 (24.32%) Information Security
2 9 (24.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 9 (24.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 9 (24.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Change Control
5 1 (2.70%) Coaching
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
1 11 (29.73%) PHP
1 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
1 11 (29.73%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) C++
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CCNP
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) AirWatch
2 8 (21.62%) Nexpose
3 3 (8.11%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (2.70%) Ionix
4 1 (2.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) F5
3 11 (29.73%) Juniper
3 11 (29.73%) MobileIron
3 11 (29.73%) SAP
4 8 (21.62%) ArcSight
4 8 (21.62%) Blue Coat
4 8 (21.62%) FireEye
4 8 (21.62%) GFI Software
4 8 (21.62%) LogRhythm
4 8 (21.62%) McAfee
4 8 (21.62%) Rapid7
4 8 (21.62%) Sourcefire
4 8 (21.62%) Symantec
4 8 (21.62%) TippingPoint
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Aruba
7 3 (8.11%) Motorola
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL