Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 19 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 LAN (WLAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 101 90
Rank change year-on-year -11 -11 +10
Contract jobs citing WLAN 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.12% 0.074% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 0.66% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £180 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -28.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £306 £180 £218
90th Percentile £504 £180 £283
Scotland median daily rate £225 £285 £294
% change year-on-year -21.05% -2.98% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £33.00 -

WLAN 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 151 151 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.98% 11.24% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 71 89
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +17.65% +8.80%
10th Percentile £122 £130 £213
90th Percentile £507 £550 £439
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%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Glasgow

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Glasgow

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WLAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

WLAN
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 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed