The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.45% 0.15% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 1.40% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £538 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.46 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%

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
106 143 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.80% 10.42% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 46
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £403 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% +35.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (20.00%) MPLS
6 4 (20.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) BGP
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) Network Security
6 4 (20.00%) XenApp
6 4 (20.00%) XenServer
7 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
7 3 (15.00%) ISO27005
7 3 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) CESG
7 3 (15.00%) Problem Management

Wireless
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 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) BGP
3 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (20.00%) MPLS
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (10.00%) MRTG
5 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (10.00%) VLAN
5 2 (10.00%) WAAS
6 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Security Advisor
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Check Point Support
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Check Point Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CESG
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (15.00%) Information Security
1 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (15.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO27005
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
2 4 (20.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cacti
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) AlgoSec
5 2 (10.00%) ScanSafe
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Splunk
6 1 (5.00%) Verint