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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 57 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.04% 1.91% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.00% 22.08% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £363 £500 £109
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +359.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £228 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £500 £118
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.57%
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
100 77 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.93% 8.63% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 38
Median daily rate £335 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £122 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £68.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +277.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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 19 (90.48%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
6 5 (23.81%) Solaris
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Network Design
7 4 (19.05%) VLAN
7 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) CISSP
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Legal
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) VoIP
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP
8 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (14.29%) SCCM
9 2 (9.52%) TOGAF

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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) VLAN
6 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) ATM
7 1 (4.76%) DMZ
7 1 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.76%) ISDN
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) PABX
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) Symposium
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) HPUX
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
1 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.76%) Server Building
5 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) RHEV
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Siemens
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) Verint
4 1 (4.76%) VMware