Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 78 81
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 +17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 3.57% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Glasgow median daily rate £200 £258 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.33% -26.43% +268.42%
10th Percentile £190 £178 £275
90th Percentile £210 £358 £375
Scotland median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +89.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £50.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -30.69% +13.48% +48.33%

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 148 168 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.49% 15.61% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 97 110
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +4.09% -1.10%
10th Percentile £204 £163 £150
90th Percentile £445 £464 £438
Scotland median daily rate £338 £365 £370
% change year-on-year -7.53% -1.28% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £17.32 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.47% +6.58% -76.10%
10th Percentile £11.40 £17.32 £15.08
90th Percentile £42.80 £36.35 £17.23
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.61% -38.67% +19.05%

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 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 21 April 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 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
2 3 (37.50%) Mitel
2 3 (37.50%) 4G
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) Broadband
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) 3G
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SSCP
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) 2G
4 1 (12.50%) LTE

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) 4G
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WLAN
2 2 (25.00%) Broadband
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) 2G
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LTE
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Mitel Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Mitel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Line Management
1 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft