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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 122 120 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Network Design 26 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.51% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Median daily rate £435 £451 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.49% -2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £450 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +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
2384 2346 2035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.69% 79.82% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1244 1142
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Renfrewshire -23 17 £440 -2.38%
Edinburgh -4 4 £295 -
Glasgow +4 2 £440 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £400 -
Network Design
UK

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 40 (76.92%) LAN
1 40 (76.92%) WAN
2 27 (51.92%) Relational Database
3 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 22 (42.31%) SC Cleared
5 19 (36.54%) Office Automation
6 16 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (25.00%) Cisco
7 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (23.08%) Finance
9 10 (19.23%) BGP
9 10 (19.23%) Middleware
9 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 9 (17.31%) MPLS
10 9 (17.31%) OSPF
10 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
10 9 (17.31%) Firewall
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (17.31%) Private Cloud
11 7 (13.46%) IaaS
11 7 (13.46%) Microservices
11 7 (13.46%) CatOS
11 7 (13.46%) Release Management
11 7 (13.46%) CMDB
11 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
11 7 (13.46%) QMS
11 7 (13.46%) Wireless
11 7 (13.46%) Project Management
11 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.54%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) lighttpd
2 3 (5.77%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) IaaS
2 6 (11.54%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (76.92%) LAN
1 40 (76.92%) WAN
2 10 (19.23%) BGP
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (17.31%) Firewall
3 9 (17.31%) MPLS
3 9 (17.31%) OSPF
3 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) Wireless
5 5 (9.62%) DNS
5 5 (9.62%) Multicast
6 4 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security
7 3 (5.77%) FTP
7 3 (5.77%) HTTP
7 3 (5.77%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.77%) SMTP
7 3 (5.77%) SNMP
7 3 (5.77%) SSH
7 3 (5.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Maven
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Architect
2 24 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Network Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Data Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) WAN Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) CSS
2 3 (5.77%) Django
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) LAMP
2 3 (5.77%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (5.77%) Laravel
2 3 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (5.77%) Regular Expression
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Private Cloud
2 7 (13.46%) CMDB
3 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) CatOS
3 3 (5.77%) Debian
3 3 (5.77%) SUSE
3 3 (5.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Office Automation
2 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Microservices
4 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
4 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 7 (13.46%) QMS
4 7 (13.46%) Release Management
5 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.54%) DevOps
5 6 (11.54%) SOA
6 5 (9.62%) High Availability
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
9 1 (1.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) C
3 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) Perl
3 3 (5.77%) PHP
3 3 (5.77%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.69%) CCIE
5 3 (5.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (11.54%) Docker
3 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Ansible
1 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Cacti
2 3 (5.77%) Munin
2 3 (5.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) HP
3 6 (11.54%) CA
4 5 (9.62%) BT
4 5 (9.62%) Siemens
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) EMC
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Juniper
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.92%) Teradata
7 1 (1.92%) VMware