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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.76% 1.93% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 11.11% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 3
Median daily rate £400 £325 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +209.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £140 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -10.00%
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
115 135 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.18% 17.37% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 44
Median daily rate £340 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 9 December 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 9 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) LAN
2 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 9 (30.00%) Unix
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (23.33%) IBM
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) AIX
5 7 (23.33%) Korn
5 7 (23.33%) Network Security
5 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) PowerHA
6 6 (20.00%) Perl
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) Solaris
6 6 (20.00%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 5 (16.67%) DHCP
7 5 (16.67%) Wireless
8 4 (13.33%) F5
8 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 4 (13.33%) WLAN
8 4 (13.33%) VPN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.33%) iPlanet
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) LAN
2 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 7 (23.33%) Network Security
4 6 (20.00%) DNS
5 5 (16.67%) DHCP
5 5 (16.67%) Wireless
6 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (13.33%) Internet
6 4 (13.33%) VPN
6 4 (13.33%) WLAN
7 3 (10.00%) ATM
7 3 (10.00%) BGP
7 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (10.00%) FDDI
7 3 (10.00%) ISDN
7 3 (10.00%) OSPF
8 2 (6.67%) HTTP
8 2 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) AIX Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) JSON
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) CCTV
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) RIA
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) AIX
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Android
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.33%) HPUX
7 1 (3.33%) SUSE
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.00%) Chat Support
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Project Management
2 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) High Availability
3 2 (6.67%) Network Management
3 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Change Control
4 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (23.33%) Korn
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CCNA
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) HND
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (3.33%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.33%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.00%) PowerHA
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) IBM
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) Brocade
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.67%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Sun
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec