The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 126 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 2.25% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £388 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £22.88 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+48.63% +69.44%
Wi-Fi
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
381 311 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.01% 9.74% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 127 203
Median daily rate £338 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £14.63 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.34% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.86 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 8 £470 -
Glasgow +2 1 £250 -
Fife - 1 £325 -
Dundee - 1 £400 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (26.67%) Law
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) WLAN
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) CCIE
7 2 (13.33%) CCNP
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 2 (13.33%) WLAN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.67%) Softphone
6 1 (6.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Law
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Rollout Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Rollout Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Design
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Cadence
3 1 (6.67%) Meraki
3 1 (6.67%) RedGate
3 1 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) VMware