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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 116 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 3.30% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £325 £244 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £414 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.40% +18.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £26.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +29.62%
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
379 424 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.23% 14.79% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 209 162
Median daily rate £340 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 +21 2 £325 +8.33% 1
Glasgow +2 1 - -
Fife - 1 £325 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Law
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Aruba
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (13.33%) VMware

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 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) TACACS
5 1 (6.67%) Softphone
5 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 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
2 4 (26.67%) Law
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
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%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
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%) Voice Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
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%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
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%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Aruba
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Cadence
3 1 (6.67%) RedGate
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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