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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 64 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 12 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 1.19% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.16% 12.68% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Median daily rate £288 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £211 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £341 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -7.69%
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
131 142 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.30% 9.36% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 54
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) DNS
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (30.77%) Banking
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 7 (26.92%) DHCP
6 6 (23.08%) IIS
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) SIEM
7 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (19.23%) VLAN
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) CCNP
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) VBScript
7 5 (19.23%) ATM
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) WAN
8 4 (15.38%) SSL
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
8 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing

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 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Route 53
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 7 (26.92%) DHCP
4 5 (19.23%) ATM
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (19.23%) Internet
4 5 (19.23%) VLAN
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) SSL
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) BGP
6 3 (11.54%) DMVPN
6 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
6 3 (11.54%) HSRP
6 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (11.54%) ISDN
6 3 (11.54%) MPLS
6 3 (11.54%) OSPF
6 3 (11.54%) PPP
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Data Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Monitoring Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Network Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Splunk Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Web Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.69%) iSeries
3 2 (7.69%) Tandem
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) OpenVMS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) zOS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) SIEM
2 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 4 (15.38%) Security Operations
3 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design
3 3 (11.54%) Process Management
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Threat Detection
3 3 (11.54%) Use Case
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
1 5 (19.23%) VBScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) VBA
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNP
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCIE
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CEH
2 3 (11.54%) CISM
2 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) GIAC
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) IISP
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) RACF
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) QRadar
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.54%) Splunk
5 2 (7.69%) FireEye
5 2 (7.69%) NCR
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
5 2 (7.69%) TOWER Software
5 2 (7.69%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) F5