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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 61 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.66% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 5.41% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+19.30% -14.33%
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
77 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.83% 12.29% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £209 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.73 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+366.20% -35.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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
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 November 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 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) UNIX
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) JSP
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 8 (34.78%) HP
6 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
7 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Citrix
8 6 (26.09%) SAN
8 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
8 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
10 4 (17.39%) Firewall
10 4 (17.39%) Project Management
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (13.04%) IBM
11 3 (13.04%) Migration
11 3 (13.04%) MCP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) SNMP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) DMZ
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) JSP
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) DataPower
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) UNIX
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Korn
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
4 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Samba
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco