Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 155 191
Rank change year-on-year -26 +36 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Management 8 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.67% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.80% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 6
Scotland median daily rate £329 £338 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.59% +32.35% -5.38%
10th Percentile £180 £276 £103
90th Percentile £356 £424 £350
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -13.33% -11.76% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK median hourly rate £33.80 £49.19 £28.50
% change year-on-year -31.29% +72.60% +2.70%

Network Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4160 3628 5098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.09% 83.59% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2124 2661
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 106
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in Scotland

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -12 3 £190 -41.54%
Glasgow -15 3 £338 -7.85%
Dundee - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £320 -
Network Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WLAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
5 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft