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 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 66 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.89% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.20% 13.33% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £400 £228 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.82% -41.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £202 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £254 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +20.00%
LAN
Scotland

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
119 60 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.00% 6.67% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 23 52
Median daily rate £339 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £195 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 June 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Solaris
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) CISSP
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Legal
7 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 5 (33.33%) VLAN
8 4 (26.67%) Network Design
9 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (20.00%) VoIP
9 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (20.00%) DHCP
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
10 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
10 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco
10 2 (13.33%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) ATM
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.67%) ISDN
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) PABX
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) Symposium
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Application Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.67%) RHEV
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Computacenter
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) Verint
3 1 (6.67%) VMware