Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 79 87
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.085% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 2.26% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Glasgow median daily rate £250 £225 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -46.43% -
Scotland median daily rate £315 £300 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% -21.05% +65.22%
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 144 177 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.30% 16.79% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 95 109
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -4.41%
10th Percentile £135 £163 £140
90th Percentile £500 £450 £452
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £361
% change year-on-year +10.29% -5.88% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.70% +8.25% -68.00%
10th Percentile £10.74 £17.32 £12.88
90th Percentile £31.80 £47.80 £17.20
Scotland median hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.10% +23.53% -43.33%

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft