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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 124 102 97
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.081% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.12% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£304 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £343
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -34.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +72.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £19.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +6.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2080 1730 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.39% 70.35% 64.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 865 812
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.40 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Network Management
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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 30 July 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
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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
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Network Management
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Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) TippingPoint
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
2 2 (66.67%) TippingPoint
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy