Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 85 70
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 +9
Contract jobs citing Wireless 11 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.71% 0.35% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.19% 2.63% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Glasgow median daily rate £138 £190 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.37% -27.62% -25.00%
10th Percentile £130 £181 £178
90th Percentile £256 £207 £361
Scotland median daily rate £225 £325 £313
% change year-on-year -30.77% +4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £85.75 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £25.63 £46.00
% change year-on-year +65.85% -44.29% +12.88%

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 153 152 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.84% 13.32% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 87 105
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £131 £135 £190
90th Percentile £500 £550 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -3.29% +22.19%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -10.26% -7.14% +23.53%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Glasgow

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wireless in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 6 (54.55%) Apple
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 6 (54.55%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (45.45%) ACTC
4 5 (45.45%) ACHDS
4 5 (45.45%) ACDT
4 5 (45.45%) MCDST
4 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (45.45%) MCSM
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MCP
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
4 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Validation
5 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) Bluetooth
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) Server Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ACDT
1 5 (45.45%) ACHDS
1 5 (45.45%) ACTC
1 5 (45.45%) MCDST
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) MCSM
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Malwarebytes
1 1 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Apple
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) VMware