Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 53 86
Rank change year-on-year -30 +33 -1
Contract jobs citing LAN 8 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.62% 2.68% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 17.65% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 7
Glasgow median daily rate £130 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.40% +13.64% -34.52%
10th Percentile £114 £161 £224
90th Percentile £282 £435 £380
Scotland median daily rate £325 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 £14.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +214.29% -51.30% -4.17%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 149 170 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.57% 15.19% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 93 90
Glasgow median daily rate £394 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.85% -4.41%
10th Percentile £135 £210 £149
90th Percentile £550 £445 £463
Scotland median daily rate £355 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +4.41% +3.03% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 £46.50 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.98% +228.04% -58.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £43.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £22.75 £49.30 £17.75
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £30.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% +73.91% -42.50%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAN in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAN 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LAN.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) 802.11
6 1 (12.50%) Aruba
6 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
6 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Fat Client

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) 802.11
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba