Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 155 171
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 +8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 32 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.75% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 5.06% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +38.53%
10th Percentile £228 £253 £300
90th Percentile £447 £488 £574
England median daily rate £383 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +9.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.44% -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -35.48% -1.27% +20.77%

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 658 652 781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.38% 14.74% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 406 467
Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £166 £213
90th Percentile £573 £553 £550
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 44
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +0.70% +14.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.22 £11.08
90th Percentile £25.00 £33.20 £46.38
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +9.76%

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

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
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 9 December 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 -7 23 £425 +36.00% 11
South Yorkshire -14 5 £279 -32.01% 5
North Yorkshire -8 4 £338 -28.95% 9
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Firewall
3 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
3 13 (40.63%) WAN
3 13 (40.63%) Aruba
4 12 (37.50%) VPN
5 11 (34.38%) LAN
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (28.13%) CCNA
8 8 (25.00%) VoIP
8 8 (25.00%) VLAN
9 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
9 7 (21.88%) WLAN
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) CCNP
10 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.75%) DNS
10 6 (18.75%) DHCP
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Internet
10 6 (18.75%) OSPF
10 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
10 6 (18.75%) Retail
10 6 (18.75%) Network Security
11 5 (15.63%) IPsec
11 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
11 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.50%) HP

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 (9.38%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) VPN
4 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (28.13%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (25.00%) VLAN
7 8 (25.00%) VoIP
8 7 (21.88%) WLAN
9 6 (18.75%) DHCP
9 6 (18.75%) DNS
9 6 (18.75%) Internet
9 6 (18.75%) Network Security
9 6 (18.75%) OSPF
9 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.63%) IPsec
11 4 (12.50%) 802.11
11 4 (12.50%) Intranet
12 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
12 3 (9.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Junior
3 4 (12.50%) Junior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Check Point Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security Management
2 3 (9.38%) Security Management
3 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Requirements Management
3 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Demand Management
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Organisational Awareness
4 1 (3.13%) Runbook
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CCNA
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCDP
4 2 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Aruba
2 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.50%) F5
5 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Meraki
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) Infoblox
6 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper