The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 71 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 2.17% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £470 £238 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.89% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +23.00%
Wi-Fi
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 138 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.37% 8.10% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 60 40
Median daily rate £350 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £209 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £464 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Edinburgh region.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Edinburgh region.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
4 4 (44.44%) Law
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) SaaS
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Law
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Rollout Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Rollout Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) WAN Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Meraki
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) RedGate
2 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless