The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 48 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 24 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.93% 0.13% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 2.44% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate
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£181 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 41 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.16% 5.32% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 18 26
Average daily rate £331 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
TCP/IP
Scotland

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) JSP
4 13 (43.33%) UNIX
5 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (26.67%) Oracle
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) HP
8 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
8 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (23.33%) Citrix
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (23.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 6 (20.00%) Firewall
11 5 (16.67%) IBM
11 5 (16.67%) Java
11 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
11 5 (16.67%) SAN
11 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 4 (13.33%) DataPower

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.33%) IIS
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 4 (13.33%) DMZ
3 4 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (10.00%) SNMP
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.33%) FTP
6 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) JSP
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) DataPower
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) OOP
5 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Korn
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
4 7 (23.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) MCTS
5 3 (10.00%) MCP
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) ISEB
7 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) HP
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £16 - £19 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago