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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 40 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.24% 2.38% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.38% 12.21% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 6
Median daily rate £400 £345 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +206.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £118 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £457 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+70.45% -16.98%

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
106 131 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.54% 19.52% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 67 55
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £144 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 21 January 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 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) AIX
3 7 (26.92%) Korn
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) PowerHA
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
4 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (19.23%) CCNA
5 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 4 (15.38%) IIS
7 3 (11.54%) Java
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.54%) ATM

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 (15.38%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) iPlanet
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 4 (15.38%) DHCP
5 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (11.54%) ATM
6 3 (11.54%) FDDI
6 3 (11.54%) ISDN
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.69%) HTTP
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) WLAN
8 1 (3.85%) SMTP
8 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) AIX Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) JSON
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) CCTV
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) RIA
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) AIX
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) HPUX
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
1 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
1 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.69%) Chat Support
2 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (7.69%) High Availability
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) Android Development
3 1 (3.85%) Change Control
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
3 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) SDLC
3 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
1 7 (26.92%) Korn
2 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNA
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) HND
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Def Stans
1 1 (3.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.85%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (23.08%) PowerHA
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) F5
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Brocade
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) PlateSpin
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec