The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 57 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 2.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
WLAN
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
112 103 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.86% 13.59% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 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 £185 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £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%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
Glasgow
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