The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Network Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

Network Architecture
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 68
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.14% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.83 £33.00
% change year-on-year +4.53% +44.93%  

Network Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 555 578 747
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.33% 81.18% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 1189 1185
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 3 98
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £43.00 £46.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Glasgow

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture 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 Network Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) RNC
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation

Network Architecture
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) RNC
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics