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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.64% 1.77% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 11.34% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 10
Median daily rate - £371 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -1.23%

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
71 97 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.93% 15.65% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 63
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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
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 25 February 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 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) WAN
3 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (36.00%) Business Transformation
5 9 (36.00%) DNA
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) CCNP
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.00%) Service Management
8 5 (20.00%) ITSM
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.00%) Wireless
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (12.00%) Network Security
10 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (12.00%) CCNA
10 3 (12.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) H.323
10 3 (12.00%) OSPF
10 3 (12.00%) BGP
10 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management

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 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) Wireless
4 3 (12.00%) BGP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (12.00%) H.323
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) OSPF
4 3 (12.00%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (12.00%) VLAN
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Cabling Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) JSON
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) CCTV
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Business Transformation
2 9 (36.00%) DNA
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) ITSM
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (4.00%) Network Design
8 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNP
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Aruba
2 1 (4.00%) F5
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec