The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 11 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 Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.74% - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.15% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate
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£420 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -9.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 56 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.32% 6.68% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 21
Average daily rate £324 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
WAN
Scotland

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 18 (85.71%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) UNIX
4 8 (38.10%) CCSP
4 8 (38.10%) CISSP
4 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
4 8 (38.10%) CEH
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) GIAC
5 7 (33.33%) SSCP
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
6 5 (23.81%) SIEM
7 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
7 4 (19.05%) Information Management
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 3 (14.29%) Security Management
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 3 (14.29%) CESG
9 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.52%) Information Security
9 2 (9.52%) Migration
9 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WAN 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 WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) HSRP
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) BGP
4 2 (9.52%) MPLS
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) IPv4
5 1 (4.76%) IPv6
5 1 (4.76%) Intranet
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) FDDI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) IT Security Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) IT Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
2 3 (14.29%) CESG
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) RMADS
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
3 5 (23.81%) SIEM
4 4 (19.05%) Information Management
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCSP
2 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 8 (38.10%) CEH
3 7 (33.33%) SSCP
3 7 (33.33%) GIAC
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 2 (9.52%) CCNP
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) HND
6 1 (4.76%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Samba
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) BMC
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) F5
Glasgow
DP Connect
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £13.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago