The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 87 83 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £295 - £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +77.27%
Network Design
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1168 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.37% 81.45% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 648 592
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Design across the Edinburgh region.

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Edinburgh region.

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) X.25
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) PPP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Bluemix
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) ISDN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) PPP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) X.25
4 1 (20.00%) DDNS
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Data Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Audit Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) VMware