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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 2 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.79% 5.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 76.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £306 £353 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

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
25 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 37.88% 11.76% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £353 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £60 £353 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £353 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -14.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 23 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 16 (76.19%) LAN
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
1 16 (76.19%) WAN
2 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) MS Visio
2 13 (61.90%) OSPF
2 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
2 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 13 (61.90%) Wireless
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) CMDB
2 13 (61.90%) Problem Management
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (61.90%) Release Management
2 13 (61.90%) QMS
3 12 (57.14%) CatOS
3 12 (57.14%) BGP
3 12 (57.14%) MPLS
4 11 (52.38%) Network Design
4 11 (52.38%) Multicast
5 10 (47.62%) HP
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
7 8 (38.10%) BT
7 8 (38.10%) Siemens
7 8 (38.10%) C
8 5 (23.81%) Clustering
8 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) Time 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 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) LAN
1 16 (76.19%) WAN
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (61.90%) OSPF
2 13 (61.90%) Wireless
3 12 (57.14%) BGP
3 12 (57.14%) MPLS
4 11 (52.38%) Multicast
5 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) NetScreen
8 2 (9.52%) VLAN
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) WLAN
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
9 1 (4.76%) IGMP
9 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) CMDB
2 5 (23.81%) Clustering
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) CatOS
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
1 13 (61.90%) Problem Management
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
1 13 (61.90%) QMS
1 13 (61.90%) Release Management
2 11 (52.38%) Network Design
3 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 5 (23.81%) Change Control
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Server Building
4 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
5 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCIE
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CCSP
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (23.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) HP
3 8 (38.10%) BT
3 8 (38.10%) Siemens
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Veritas
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Juniper
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds