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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 114 128 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 3.22% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £388 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £276 £375
% change year-on-year
+44.79% -26.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £23.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +45.16%
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
308 311 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.35% 9.66% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 126 191
Median daily rate £350 £315 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
Median hourly rate £40.50 £14.18 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £28.75 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 23 August 2016.

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 23 August 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 +5 8 £470 -
Glasgow +8 1 £250 -
Fife - 1 £325 -
Dundee - 1 £400 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) Law
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Network Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation

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 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.69%) Softphone
5 1 (7.69%) TACACS
5 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Law
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Rollout Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Rollout Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) WAN Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Network Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCIE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Cadence
3 1 (7.69%) Meraki
3 1 (7.69%) RedGate
3 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) VMware