Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 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.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 80 85
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5 +11
Contract jobs citing VLAN 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 4.48% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Glasgow median daily rate £294 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.68% +2.63% -24.00%
10th Percentile £222 £275 £365
90th Percentile £448 £400 £460
Scotland median daily rate £319 £372 £380
% change year-on-year -14.20% -2.24% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

VLAN 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 177 134 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.32% 11.74% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 66 104
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +0.76%
10th Percentile £188 £163 £173
90th Percentile £485 £474 £429
Scotland median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £17.32 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.06% +8.25% -76.47%
10th Percentile £10.65 £17.32 £15.00
90th Percentile £40.20 £36.35 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £28.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year -46.09% -25.32% +21.26%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Glasgow

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Glasgow

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VLAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

VLAN
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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (11.11%) Malwarebytes
1 1 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) F5
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas