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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 73 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 12 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.82% 1.43% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.22% 19.77% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £453 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.44 £15.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.17% -20.37%
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
146 86 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.98% 7.25% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 40
Average daily rate £370 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £211 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £28.50 £10.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.00% -32.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.75 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -4.22%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) Symantec
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 6 (26.09%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (17.39%) IBM
8 4 (17.39%) VoIP
8 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 4 (17.39%) Nortel
8 4 (17.39%) Citrix
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (17.39%) MCP
9 3 (13.04%) MS Office
9 3 (13.04%) Solaris

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) CICS
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) LAN
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Internet
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) SSH
4 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (13.04%) LDAP
4 3 (13.04%) NAS
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) PPP
6 1 (4.35%) GPRS
6 1 (4.35%) PSTN
6 1 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) EMV
2 1 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Information Security
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Bourne shell
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.70%) Korn
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCP
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCDST
2 2 (8.70%) MCTS
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.35%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Symantec
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) Nortel
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 3 (13.04%) Veritas
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) CA
7 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
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