The first table below looks at the demand for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank - 109 113
Contract jobs citing Network Management 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.13% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £210 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +218.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1916 1651 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.17% 71.01% 66.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 852 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Network Management
UK

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Network Management
UK

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) F5