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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.23% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 1.58% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £290 £375 £92
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +308.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £450 £359
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +109.15%

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
298 379 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.89% 14.33% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 193 154
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 10
Median hourly rate £46.00 £38.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% +28.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.90 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +22 3 £325 -13.33%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £290 -
West Lothian - 1 £250 - 1
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 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%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Aruba
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) 4G
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
4 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) WMI
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

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%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) 4G
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
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%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
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%) 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%) 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%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 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 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCENT
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
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