The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 50 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.30% 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £95 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+268.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 103 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.83% 13.32% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £114 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) Siemens
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) SSL

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) BGP
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) WLAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Author
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Facilities Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) Siemens
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
3 1 (7.69%) Red Box
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) VMware