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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 1.97% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £270 £356 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +37.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £298 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £389 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £41.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-57.83% +93.02%

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
251 355 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.33% 13.71% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 169 164
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.50% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £17.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +16 2 £223 -40.66%
West Lothian - 2 £250 -
Glasgow +3 1 - -
Fife - 1 £290 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Aruba
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) RIP
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Progress
4 1 (11.11%) ADSL
4 1 (11.11%) DECT
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) ADSL
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) DECT
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) ICMP
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) RIP
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (11.11%) TACACS
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) SDLC
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCENT
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Aruba
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) Progress
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) VMware