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 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 2.42% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.04% 15.46% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 5
Median daily rate £375 £339 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% +201.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £119 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £452 £114
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +8.22%

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
71 97 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.93% 15.65% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 63
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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
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 25 February 2017, 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 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 10 (52.63%) AIX
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) Network Security
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) Korn
4 7 (36.84%) IBM
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) PowerHA
6 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) EMC
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.79%) yum
8 3 (15.79%) Ansible
8 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (10.53%) High Availability

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) iPlanet
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) RS-232
4 1 (5.26%) RS-485
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) AIX Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) AIX
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Android
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) SUSE
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Korn
3 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) HND
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Def Stans
1 1 (5.26%) DO-178B
1 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) PowerHA
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Samba
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (15.79%) yum
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) PlateSpin
6 1 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec