The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design 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 Design over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 99 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Network Design 33 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 3
Average daily rate £410 £400 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £296 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £443 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £22.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year
+91.11% -78.04%
Network Design
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
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Design
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 Design within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Renfrewshire +14 21 £415 -4.75%
Glasgow +13 7 £375 - 5
Aberdeen +3 2 £353 -
Edinburgh - 2 - - 3
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Design 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 Design.

1 29 (74.36%) WAN
2 28 (71.79%) LAN
3 22 (56.41%) Relational Database
4 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 15 (38.46%) Private Cloud
5 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
6 13 (33.33%) Office Automation
7 12 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco
9 7 (17.95%) Firewall
9 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
9 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
9 7 (17.95%) Middleware
9 7 (17.95%) IaaS
9 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (17.95%) Microservices
10 6 (15.38%) Finance
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
11 5 (12.82%) JBoss
11 5 (12.82%) Java
11 5 (12.82%) SOA
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.82%) Maven
11 5 (12.82%) Puppet
11 5 (12.82%) PaaS
11 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (12.82%) Ansible
11 5 (12.82%) Docker
11 5 (12.82%) DevOps

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) IaaS
2 5 (12.82%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) WAN
2 28 (71.79%) LAN
3 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 4 (10.26%) BGP
4 4 (10.26%) MPLS
4 4 (10.26%) OSPF
4 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.69%) WLAN
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.13%) DDNS
6 2 (5.13%) DNS
6 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) Multicast
6 2 (5.13%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) SNMP
7 1 (2.56%) VoIP
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Architect
2 22 (56.41%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Virtualisation Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Network Support
8 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Private Cloud
2 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) CMDB
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) CatOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Office Automation
2 12 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) Microservices
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps
4 5 (12.82%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Network Management
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.13%) QMS
7 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.13%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) CCIE
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (2.56%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (12.82%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Ansible
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) BT
3 2 (5.13%) CA
3 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.13%) EMC
3 2 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Siemens
3 2 (5.13%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) HP
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