Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 114 131
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -11
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 3.19% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £115 £423 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -72.78% +73.33% -2.50%
10th Percentile £113 £328 £219
90th Percentile £118 £480 £273
Scotland median daily rate £181 £325 £219
% change year-on-year -44.23% +48.57% -12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £25.25
Scotland median hourly rate - - £23.35

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 279 282 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.47% 13.36% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 150 106
Edinburgh median daily rate £365 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% -0.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £210 £206 £214
90th Percentile £555 £500 £492
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year +6.62% +1.49% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £31.00 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.38% +108.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £30.50 £12.81 £12.35
90th Percentile £31.50 £52.10 £34.85
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £38.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -26.95% +123.19% -42.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wi-Fi in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Moodle

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Operator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Officer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft