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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 7 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.92% 5.13% 7.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.89% 22.22% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £295 £353 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £353 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £353 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.25 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.39% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -7.69%
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
19 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.23% 23.08% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Median daily rate £295 £353 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% +13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.25 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.39% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Veritas
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
3 5 (45.45%) Time Management
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Server Building
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) QMS
4 4 (36.36%) CMDB
4 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management

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 5 (45.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Multicast
5 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) IGMP
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Control
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Server Building
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) QMS
2 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Fault Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCSP
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Veritas
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds