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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 70 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 2.67% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £353
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £30.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +48.14%
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
120 150 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.25% 10.03% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 58 56
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.43 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.52% -10.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Law
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

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 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Rollout Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) WAN Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Aruba
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) RedGate