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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 56 64
Contract jobs citing WLAN 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.11% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £29.50

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
74 90 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.31% 14.59% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 61
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £177 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £418 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -76.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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