The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 30 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 31 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.56% 0.96% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.82% 2.50% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 2
Average daily rate £315 £347 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £347 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £347 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.14% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +5.00%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
196 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 54.14% 38.46% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 28 17
Average daily rate £330 £343 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +5.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Renfrewshire region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -8 30 £315 -9.34%
TCP/IP
Scotland

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 18 (52.94%) SSL
2 17 (50.00%) DNS
3 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
3 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 15 (44.12%) WAN
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (38.24%) SNMP
5 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
6 12 (35.29%) C-shell
6 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 12 (35.29%) Linux
6 12 (35.29%) Perl
6 12 (35.29%) ITIL
6 12 (35.29%) Unix
6 12 (35.29%) Samba
6 12 (35.29%) Korn
7 11 (32.35%) SAN
7 11 (32.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
7 11 (32.35%) Apache
7 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
7 11 (32.35%) SCCM
8 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) HP
10 7 (20.59%) Migration
11 6 (17.65%) VMware
11 6 (17.65%) Firmware
11 6 (17.65%) Validation

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 11 (32.35%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) SSL
2 17 (50.00%) DNS
3 15 (44.12%) WAN
4 13 (38.24%) SNMP
5 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
5 11 (32.35%) SAN
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
7 2 (5.88%) Firewall
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
8 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Change Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Consultant
3 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
1 12 (35.29%) Unix
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
2 12 (35.29%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Validation
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Escalation Management
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Network Management
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
1 12 (35.29%) C-shell
1 12 (35.29%) Korn
1 12 (35.29%) Perl
2 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
3 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.71%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) MCP
4 5 (14.71%) MCSA
4 5 (14.71%) MCSD
4 5 (14.71%) MCSE
4 5 (14.71%) MCTS
5 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) CCNA
6 2 (5.88%) CCNP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Samba
2 6 (17.65%) Firmware
3 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCCM
2 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Altiris
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat