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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 51 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 17 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.65% 0.34% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.89% 4.48% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £343 £375 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +125.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £375 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £435 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +18.96%
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
107 67 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.69% 7.69% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 46
Median daily rate £335 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £128 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £500 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Firewall
3 11 (36.67%) SSL
4 9 (30.00%) DNS
4 9 (30.00%) SNMP
5 8 (26.67%) Unix
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 7 (23.33%) CISSP
6 7 (23.33%) Legal
6 7 (23.33%) Solaris
6 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
7 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) LAN
7 6 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (16.67%) VPN
8 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 5 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.67%) VLAN
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) SCCM
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (13.33%) F5
9 4 (13.33%) Firmware
9 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management

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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) SSL
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 9 (30.00%) SNMP
4 6 (20.00%) LAN
4 6 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) VLAN
5 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (10.00%) DHCP
7 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (10.00%) tcpdump
8 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
8 1 (3.33%) IPsec
8 1 (3.33%) Network Security
8 1 (3.33%) SAN
8 1 (3.33%) Symposium
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Check Point Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) PDA
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
3 7 (23.33%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
2 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Release Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CISSP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) MCP
3 3 (10.00%) MCTS
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSD
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Altiris
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.33%) Verint