The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing WLAN 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.76% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £28.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 131 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.24% 19.64% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 52
Median daily rate £350 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WLAN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds