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 3 months to 29 March 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% 0.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -3.57% +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -31.55% +17.64%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 50 76 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.47% 13.04% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 58
Median daily rate £338 £288 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £420 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -76.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Wireless as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 29 March 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (50.00%) Aruba
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (25.00%) HP MASE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) VMware