The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 114 134 128
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Network Management 9 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.28% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.34% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £321 £275 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% -9.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-19.55% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +54.40%
Network Management
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
1795 2659 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.70% 82.35% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1380 1174
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 40
Median hourly rate £39.50 £23.35 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.16% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 - 5 £330 -
Glasgow +8 2 £225 -15.88%
Network Management
UK

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 33 (73.33%) CCNP
2 33 (73.33%) CCNA
2 33 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (73.33%) Firewall
3 31 (68.89%) Network Security
4 29 (64.44%) Load Balancing
4 29 (64.44%) Internet
5 27 (60.00%) Juniper
5 27 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 27 (60.00%) TippingPoint
5 27 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
5 27 (60.00%) F5
5 27 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 27 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 27 (60.00%) Fortinet
6 26 (57.78%) HP
7 25 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 23 (51.11%) Data Privacy
9 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
11 18 (40.00%) OpenStack
12 9 (20.00%) EDRMS
12 9 (20.00%) LAN
12 9 (20.00%) WAN
13 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
14 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
14 5 (11.11%) WLAN
14 5 (11.11%) OSPF

Network Management
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 18 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) Firewall
2 31 (68.89%) Network Security
3 29 (64.44%) Internet
4 27 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 27 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (20.00%) LAN
5 9 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 5 (11.11%) OSPF
7 5 (11.11%) WLAN
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.44%) DHCP
9 2 (4.44%) DNS
9 2 (4.44%) VPN
9 2 (4.44%) Wireless
10 1 (2.22%) BGP
10 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Load Balancing
2 27 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (51.11%) Data Privacy
4 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Escalation Management
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Management
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.89%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Security Management
7 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) CCNA
1 33 (73.33%) CCNP
1 33 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 27 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 27 (60.00%) F5
2 27 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 27 (60.00%) Juniper
2 27 (60.00%) TippingPoint
3 26 (57.78%) HP
4 4 (8.89%) Intel Security