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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.09% +91.11%

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
685 1222 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.36% 83.36% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 642 619
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 February 2017, 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) AlgoSec
5 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 1 (14.29%) Transition Management
5 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) IPv6
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) AlgoSec
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec