The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 50 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.51% 0.11% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.25% 1.33% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £263 £413 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +64.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £413 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £413 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +12.50%
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
80 75 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.38% 8.59% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 56
Median daily rate £275 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +12.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.17% -29.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Brocade
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) HTTP
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS
7 1 (11.11%) SSL
7 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Arduino
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
1 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Atmel
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) VMware