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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
UK / Scotland
Rank 78 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +21
Contract jobs citing Network Design 28 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.72% 1.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.42% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
Median daily rate £375 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £373 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £409 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.46 -
% change year-on-year
+29.53% -

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
1347 2046 2073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.54% 79.27% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 1124 1132
Median daily rate £375 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.82 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.10 £44.10 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Network Design Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen -3 11 £60 -82.97%
Renfrewshire +13 9 £435 +4.81% 1
Edinburgh +25 5 £463 -
Glasgow +8 2 £348 -7.33% 1
South Ayrshire - 1 £275 -
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 34 (75.56%) LAN
2 29 (64.44%) WAN
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco
4 18 (40.00%) Wireless
4 18 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 15 (33.33%) ITIL
5 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
6 14 (31.11%) Degree
6 14 (31.11%) Windows
7 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
7 13 (28.89%) OSPF
7 13 (28.89%) BGP
7 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
7 13 (28.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 13 (28.89%) Matrix Organization
8 12 (26.67%) Office Automation
8 12 (26.67%) Project Management
8 12 (26.67%) CCNP
8 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (24.44%) HP
9 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
9 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
9 11 (24.44%) QMS
10 10 (22.22%) Multicast
10 10 (22.22%) Private Cloud
10 10 (22.22%) MPLS
10 10 (22.22%) Finance
10 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 34 (75.56%) LAN
2 29 (64.44%) WAN
3 18 (40.00%) Wireless
4 13 (28.89%) BGP
4 13 (28.89%) OSPF
5 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (22.22%) MPLS
5 10 (22.22%) Multicast
5 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 9 (20.00%) Firewall
7 8 (17.78%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (6.67%) Network Security
8 3 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.22%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (2.22%) HSRP
10 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Architect
3 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Network Support
6 5 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Designer
8 2 (4.44%) Network Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 9 (20.00%) CMDB
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) CCTV
5 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) CatOS
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) Matrix Organization
2 13 (28.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 12 (26.67%) Office Automation
3 12 (26.67%) Project Management
4 11 (24.44%) QMS
5 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (20.00%) Release Management
6 8 (17.78%) Problem Management
7 7 (15.56%) Quality Management
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
11 2 (4.44%) ITSM
11 2 (4.44%) Service Management
12 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
12 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
12 1 (2.22%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (26.67%) CCNP
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.11%) CCIE
5 4 (8.89%) CCSA
5 4 (8.89%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (6.67%) BICSI Certification
6 3 (6.67%) BICSI RCDD
6 3 (6.67%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.44%) CCDP
7 2 (4.44%) CCIP
7 2 (4.44%) CCSE
7 2 (4.44%) HP ASE
7 2 (4.44%) HP MASE
7 2 (4.44%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Cisco
2 11 (24.44%) HP
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) F5
4 8 (17.78%) BT
4 8 (17.78%) Siemens
5 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.33%) Fortinet
7 5 (11.11%) Aruba
7 5 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) Juniper
9 1 (2.22%) AlgoSec
9 1 (2.22%) ScanSafe
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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