The table below looks at the statistics for ISDN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISDN over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN)
Rank 146 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISDN 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% - 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £150 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £331 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
ISDN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
556 350 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.70% 11.71% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 167 143
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £128 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

ISDN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ISDN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISDN
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ISDN Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ISDN
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ISDN Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ISDN
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISDN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £150 -
ISDN
UK

ISDN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ISDN 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 ISDN.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) X.25
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE

ISDN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ISDN 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 ISDN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) X.25
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) PSTN
5 1 (20.00%) Symposium
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Data Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Verint