The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless 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
Rank 140 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 10 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 3.87% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £175 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +144.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +72.83%
Wireless
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%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Scotland region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Scotland region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Wireless
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 Wireless 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 -3 9 £350 +122.22% 1
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 18 (66.67%) LAN
2 17 (62.96%) WAN
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) BGP
4 13 (48.15%) MPLS
4 13 (48.15%) Finance
5 12 (44.44%) OSPF
6 11 (40.74%) Firewall
7 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 8 (29.63%) Project Management
8 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
8 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 8 (29.63%) Network Design
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
9 7 (25.93%) CCNP
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) Multicast
10 6 (22.22%) VLAN
10 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 5 (18.52%) Information Security
11 5 (18.52%) Release Management
11 5 (18.52%) CMDB
11 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
11 5 (18.52%) Network Security
11 5 (18.52%) QMS
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (18.52%) MS Visio

Wireless
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 3 (11.11%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) LAN
2 17 (62.96%) WAN
3 14 (51.85%) BGP
4 13 (48.15%) MPLS
5 12 (44.44%) OSPF
6 11 (40.74%) Firewall
7 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 6 (22.22%) Multicast
9 6 (22.22%) VLAN
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (18.52%) Network Security
11 4 (14.81%) VPN
12 3 (11.11%) ATM
12 3 (11.11%) DMVPN
12 3 (11.11%) HSRP
12 3 (11.11%) ISDN
12 3 (11.11%) PPP
12 3 (11.11%) X.25
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Data Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) CMDB
3 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.41%) Handset
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) NHS
4 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) CatOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Network Design
1 8 (29.63%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) QMS
3 5 (18.52%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 3 (11.11%) Security Management
4 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Expense Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNP
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) CISA
4 2 (7.41%) CISM
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) MCP
4 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) RACF
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.81%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Avaya
4 3 (11.11%) BT
4 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Siemens
5 1 (3.70%) Aruba
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) VMware