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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 120 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Network Design 31 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate £429 £451 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +77.27%
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
2473 2402 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.76% 79.12% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1309 1081
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 64 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
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 1 May 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 -19 15 £440 -2.38% 1
Aberdeen +13 8 - -
Glasgow +7 4 £420 - 1
Edinburgh -9 2 - - 2
West Lothian - 1 £400 -
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 54 (85.71%) LAN
1 54 (85.71%) WAN
2 39 (61.90%) Relational Database
3 34 (53.97%) Security Cleared
4 31 (49.21%) SC Cleared
5 26 (41.27%) Office Automation
6 20 (31.75%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (26.98%) Private Cloud
7 17 (26.98%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
8 15 (23.81%) Cisco
9 13 (20.63%) Finance
10 11 (17.46%) BGP
11 10 (15.87%) MPLS
11 10 (15.87%) OSPF
11 10 (15.87%) Project Management
11 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
11 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
11 10 (15.87%) ITIL
11 10 (15.87%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (14.29%) CatOS
12 9 (14.29%) Release Management
12 9 (14.29%) CMDB
12 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
12 9 (14.29%) QMS
13 8 (12.70%) Microservices
13 8 (12.70%) IaaS
13 8 (12.70%) CA
13 8 (12.70%) Middleware
13 8 (12.70%) Wireless

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (9.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) IaaS
2 6 (9.52%) PaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (85.71%) LAN
1 54 (85.71%) WAN
2 11 (17.46%) BGP
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (15.87%) MPLS
3 10 (15.87%) OSPF
3 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.70%) Wireless
5 7 (11.11%) Multicast
6 6 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (3.17%) DDNS
7 2 (3.17%) DNS
7 2 (3.17%) Internet
8 1 (1.59%) DMVPN
8 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.59%) HSRP
8 1 (1.59%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) X.21
8 1 (1.59%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (61.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Maven
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Architect
2 35 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
5 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Virtualisation Architect
8 6 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) LAN Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) WAN Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Data Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Network Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 1 (1.59%) Data Manager
12 1 (1.59%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Private Cloud
2 9 (14.29%) CMDB
3 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) CatOS
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Office Automation
2 17 (26.98%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
5 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 9 (14.29%) QMS
5 9 (14.29%) Release Management
6 8 (12.70%) Microservices
7 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.52%) DevOps
8 6 (9.52%) SOA
9 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
10 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
12 2 (3.17%) Migration
12 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
12 2 (3.17%) Server Virtualisation
12 2 (3.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) C
2 6 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (53.97%) Security Cleared
2 31 (49.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) CCNP
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.59%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (1.59%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (1.59%) CCDP
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Ansible
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Cisco
2 8 (12.70%) CA
3 7 (11.11%) BT
3 7 (11.11%) Siemens
4 5 (7.94%) HP
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.17%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) Google
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle
6 2 (3.17%) Teradata
7 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.59%) Juniper
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £281 per annum
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