Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 97 80
Rank change year-on-year -6 -17 +16
Contract jobs citing Wireless 10 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 0.22% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 1.96% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £180 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.78% -31.43% -31.15%
10th Percentile £169 £180 £224
90th Percentile £588 £180 £296
Scotland median daily rate £238 £325 £275
% change year-on-year -26.92% +18.18% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £11.79
% change year-on-year +8.33% +154.45% -

Wireless 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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 151 153 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.05% 11.34% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 71 90
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +17.65% +8.37%
10th Percentile £122 £130 £218
90th Percentile £507 £550 £438
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.25 £16.75 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.93% -63.98% +276.52%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.73 £43.70
90th Percentile £19.50 £22.75 £49.30
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.36% -23.75% +223.89%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Glasgow

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireless in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Glasgow

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Glasgow

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) VLAN
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Apple
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (30.00%) Malwarebytes
3 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) 4G
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ACDT
1 1 (10.00%) ACHDS
1 1 (10.00%) ACTC
1 1 (10.00%) MCDST
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCSM
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (30.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (30.00%) Malwarebytes
1 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Apple
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Avaya
3 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (30.00%) Sophos
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle