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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 64 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing Wireless 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 0.27% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.63% 2.72% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £328
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £36.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-50.34% +81.25%
Wireless
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
131 147 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.16% 9.81% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 56
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) LAN
3 10 (45.45%) WAN
4 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) BGP
4 9 (40.91%) EIGRP
5 8 (36.36%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) VLAN
6 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
7 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
9 4 (18.18%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) IBM
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) CCIE
9 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 4 (18.18%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) XenApp
9 4 (18.18%) XenServer
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) Contract Management
10 3 (13.64%) ISO27005
10 3 (13.64%) Threat Modelling
10 3 (13.64%) High Availability

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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) BGP
3 9 (40.91%) EIGRP
3 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 8 (36.36%) MPLS
5 7 (31.82%) VLAN
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) Internet
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (13.64%) DMVPN
7 3 (13.64%) HSRP
7 3 (13.64%) PPP
7 3 (13.64%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.64%) WAAS
7 3 (13.64%) X.25
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Advisor
4 2 (9.09%) Check Point Support
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Assistant
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Change Management
1 3 (13.64%) Contract Management
1 3 (13.64%) High Availability
1 3 (13.64%) Information Security
1 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
1 3 (13.64%) Network Design
1 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
1 3 (13.64%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
1 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
1 3 (13.64%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.55%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
2 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNP
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO27005
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
2 4 (18.18%) XenServer
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cacti
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) Aruba
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds