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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 5 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.17% 4.35% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 87.50% 23.08% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £170 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.50 - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
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
8 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 33.33% 18.84% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Median hourly rate £46.00 £29.09 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.15% -24.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) CMDB
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
1 9 (100.00%) CatOS
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
2 8 (88.89%) QMS
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) MS Visio
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 7 (77.78%) Multicast
4 6 (66.67%) Siemens
4 6 (66.67%) BT
4 6 (66.67%) C
5 5 (55.56%) HP
5 5 (55.56%) Quality Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

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:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Multicast
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) 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%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) QMS
3 5 (55.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) BT
2 6 (66.67%) Siemens
3 5 (55.56%) HP