The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 1.08% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.67% 12.33% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £355 £288 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.47% -21.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £165 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
150 146 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.70% 8.76% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 56 53
Median daily rate £350 £350 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £155 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £448 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (65.00%) Windows
1 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (50.00%) VBScript
3 10 (50.00%) IIS
3 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) ATM
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) CCNP
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (30.00%) Internet
5 6 (30.00%) SSL
5 6 (30.00%) LAN
5 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (30.00%) VLAN
5 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Banking
5 6 (30.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) DMVPN
6 5 (25.00%) HSRP
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (25.00%) High Availability

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) ATM
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) SSL
3 6 (30.00%) VLAN
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (25.00%) HSRP
4 5 (25.00%) ISDN
4 5 (25.00%) MPLS
4 5 (25.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) PPP
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) X.25
5 4 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Server Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IP Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Cryptography
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCNP
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCIE
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) NCR
4 2 (10.00%) TOWER Software
4 2 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) VMware