The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank - 129 123
Contract jobs citing DMZ 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.063% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.63% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £381 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 - £35.00
DMZ
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
361 317 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.71% 9.94% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 134 166
Median daily rate £330 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing DMZ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DMZ across the Scotland region.

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Prolexic
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Prolexic
1 1 (100.00%) VMware