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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 12 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.18% 3.38% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.37% 22.86% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£310 £228 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.26% +13.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.58 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.53% -10.97%
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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 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.39% 14.77% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 13
Average daily rate £310 £365 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +52.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £216 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) VPN
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Data Mapping
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Nagios
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) VPN
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Data Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Data Mapping
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
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