The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 10 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.90% 1.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 80.00% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £230 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
Wireless
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.13% 8.51% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £325 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +27.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Livingston +10 4 £230 -23.33% 1
Wireless
Scotland

Wireless
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel