The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 47 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 1.22% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.44% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £305 £398 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.27% -2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £380 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £416 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -10.57% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +21.62%  

Network Design 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 447 487 719
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.98% 84.70% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 269 424
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Network Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Glasgow

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Glasgow

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Design.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA

Network Design
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 1 (33.33%) HP MASE
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Aruba
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper