The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 32 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Contract jobs citing LAN 16 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.23% 2.26% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.95% 11.81% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Median daily rate £329 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £301 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -11.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 127 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.62% 19.10% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 54
Median daily rate £350 £340 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAN 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LAN.

1 21 (63.64%) WAN
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 12 (36.36%) Project Management
5 11 (33.33%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (27.27%) Business Transformation
7 9 (27.27%) DNA
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
9 7 (21.21%) Wireless
9 7 (21.21%) CCNP
9 7 (21.21%) CCNA
10 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.18%) ITIL
10 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.15%) Degree
11 5 (15.15%) Service Management
11 5 (15.15%) OSPF
11 5 (15.15%) BGP
11 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
11 5 (15.15%) ITSM
12 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (12.12%) Network Security
12 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
13 3 (9.09%) CCTV
13 3 (9.09%) VLAN

LAN
Top Related 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 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) WAN
2 11 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) Wireless
4 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.15%) BGP
5 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
5 5 (15.15%) OSPF
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.12%) Network Security
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (9.09%) H.323
7 3 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (9.09%) VLAN
7 3 (9.09%) VPN
8 2 (6.06%) ATM
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.06%) FDDI
8 2 (6.06%) ISDN
8 2 (6.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Cabling Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Build Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) JSON
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) CCTV
4 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Business Transformation
2 9 (27.27%) DNA
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) ITSM
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Change Control
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design
7 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Network Management
8 1 (3.03%) Office Automation
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
3 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) Brocade
2 2 (6.06%) F5
3 1 (3.03%) Aruba
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.03%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.03%) Symantec