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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 146 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.56% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 5.48% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.86% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +46.93%
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
562 310 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.41% 10.25% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 128 207
Median daily rate £330 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £158 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 19 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.09 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.95% +62.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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
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 25 June 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 -16 4 £375 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) BT
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

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 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Procurement Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Meraki
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) RedGate
2 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless