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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 93 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% 1.48% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 14.79% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £340 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +53.19%
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
130 142 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.19% 9.99% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 49 76
Median daily rate £375 £340 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £156 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Genesys

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Genesys
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless