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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 146 101 119
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +18
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.98% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 8.71% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +53.19%
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
565 333 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.24% 11.25% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 144 178
Median daily rate £330 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £158 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 18
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.33 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 May 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 -22 1 - -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) BT
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Meraki
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
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
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%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Procurement Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
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
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Genesys
2 1 (11.11%) Meraki
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless