The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 44 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.27% 1.29% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 9.71% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
Average daily rate £340 £113 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+202.22% -75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 103 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.83% 13.32% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £114 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (65.38%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) VPN
3 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
4 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (34.62%) F5
5 8 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 8 (30.77%) DHCP
5 8 (30.77%) Unix
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) LAN
6 7 (26.92%) WAN
7 6 (23.08%) Juniper
7 6 (23.08%) tcpdump
8 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
8 5 (19.23%) Legal
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) CISSP
8 5 (19.23%) Solaris
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) PDA
9 4 (15.38%) VLAN
10 3 (11.54%) Network Management
10 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
10 3 (11.54%) IPsec
10 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (30.77%) DHCP
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
4 8 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) tcpdump
7 4 (15.38%) VLAN
8 3 (11.54%) BGP
8 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
8 3 (11.54%) IPsec
8 3 (11.54%) MPLS
8 3 (11.54%) OSPF
8 3 (11.54%) SSL
8 3 (11.54%) VoIP
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 5 (19.23%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Network Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Check Point Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PDA
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
2 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCDST
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
3 9 (34.62%) F5
4 6 (23.08%) Juniper
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) Polycom
8 1 (3.85%) VMware
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