The first table below looks at the demand for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 83 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing Network Design 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% 0.49% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.68% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Network Design
Scotland

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Network Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Design.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (75.00%) Banking

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Network Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 3 (75.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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