The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture 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 Network Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 137 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £54.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.23% +147.72%
Network Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2639 2161 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.37% 78.58% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1108 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Architecture
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 Network Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow - 4 £450 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Network Architecture
UK

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Architecture 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 Network Architecture.

1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
4 3 (25.00%) PaaS
4 3 (25.00%) Network Management
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Architecture 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 Network Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
2 3 (25.00%) VLAN
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) ADSL
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) BPR
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
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