The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Network Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Monitoring
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 57 70
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13  
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.34% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.37% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £301 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +32.35% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.61 £23.25
% change year-on-year - -24.26%  

Network Monitoring 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 485 546 760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.48% 82.85% 85.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 297 418
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 27
Median hourly rate £14.49 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.70% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in Glasgow

Network Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Monitoring in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS

Network Monitoring
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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds