The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 12 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.92% - 6.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £345 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £338 £321
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+105.71% +22.80%
TCP/IP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.53% 33.33% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 18
Median daily rate £168 £180 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -44.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £140 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 £29.17 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.84% -24.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
1 7 (77.78%) BGP
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 7 (77.78%) CMDB
1 7 (77.78%) Problem Management
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (77.78%) Release Management
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
1 7 (77.78%) CatOS
2 6 (66.67%) QMS
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Multicast
4 4 (44.44%) BT
4 4 (44.44%) Siemens
4 4 (44.44%) C
5 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) BGP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Multicast
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) CatOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
1 7 (77.78%) Problem Management
1 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) QMS
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Server Building
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) BT
3 4 (44.44%) Siemens
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas