The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 77 119 101
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -18
Contract jobs citing Internet 48 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.53% 5.52% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 17
Median daily rate £340 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.54% +11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £325 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £68.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 - £47.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 - £88.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+14.82% +13.40%
Internet
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
309 308 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.80% 9.40% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 124 200
Median daily rate £350 £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £25.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Scotland region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Internet Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +30 24 £290 -10.76% 2
Edinburgh +17 20 £350 -10.25% 3
Midlothian - 2 £114 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 32 (37.21%) Firewall
2 31 (36.05%) Cisco
3 27 (31.40%) Finance
4 26 (30.23%) CCNA
4 26 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (29.07%) CheckPoint
6 23 (26.74%) CCNP
6 23 (26.74%) Load Balancing
7 22 (25.58%) Network Security
7 22 (25.58%) Network Management
8 21 (24.42%) F5
8 21 (24.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 21 (24.42%) Fortinet
8 21 (24.42%) HP
9 20 (23.26%) Juniper
9 20 (23.26%) TippingPoint
9 20 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (23.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 19 (22.09%) Unix
11 18 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (19.77%) Data Privacy
12 17 (19.77%) Windows
13 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (17.44%) OpenStack
14 15 (17.44%) SSL
15 13 (15.12%) Linux
16 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
17 11 (12.79%) DNS
17 11 (12.79%) WAN
17 11 (12.79%) Java

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.44%) OpenStack
2 10 (11.63%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.14%) IIS
4 4 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (4.65%) JBoss
4 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.49%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.49%) GeoServer
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (2.33%) Apache
6 2 (2.33%) CICS
6 2 (2.33%) CMS
6 2 (2.33%) lighttpd
6 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.33%) nginx
7 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) AdWords
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (37.21%) Firewall
2 22 (25.58%) Network Security
3 21 (24.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 20 (23.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 15 (17.44%) SSL
6 11 (12.79%) DNS
6 11 (12.79%) WAN
7 10 (11.63%) LAN
7 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
8 9 (10.47%) Wireless
9 8 (9.30%) HTTP
10 7 (8.14%) BGP
10 7 (8.14%) OSPF
11 6 (6.98%) EIGRP
11 6 (6.98%) HTTPS
12 5 (5.81%) MPLS
13 4 (4.65%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (4.65%) DHCP
13 4 (4.65%) Spanning Tree
13 4 (4.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) GIS
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.33%) BODI
4 2 (2.33%) MySQL
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.16%) DB2
5 1 (1.16%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.49%) Gradle
1 3 (3.49%) JBehave
1 3 (3.49%) JIRA
1 3 (3.49%) LoadRunner
1 3 (3.49%) Maven
1 3 (3.49%) Selenium
2 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Law
4 3 (3.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.79%) Analyst
3 7 (8.14%) Developer
3 7 (8.14%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (6.98%) Server Engineer
4 6 (6.98%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Unix Specialist
7 3 (3.49%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Consultant
7 3 (3.49%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Performance Tester
7 3 (3.49%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Tester
8 2 (2.33%) Network Support
8 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) J2EE
2 5 (5.81%) HTML
3 4 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.49%) Google Maps API
4 3 (3.49%) Leaflet
4 3 (3.49%) OpenLayers
4 3 (3.49%) PostGIS
5 2 (2.33%) CSS
5 2 (2.33%) Django
5 2 (2.33%) LAMP
5 2 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.33%) Laravel
5 2 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (2.33%) Middleware
5 2 (2.33%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.33%) RESTful
5 2 (2.33%) Web Services
5 2 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (1.16%) JSP
6 1 (1.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.98%) Cryptography
3 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) DataPower
5 3 (3.49%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.49%) Replication
6 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 2 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.16%) Arduino
7 1 (1.16%) Blog
7 1 (1.16%) BYOD
7 1 (1.16%) CMDB
7 1 (1.16%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Unix
2 17 (19.77%) Windows
3 13 (15.12%) Linux
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.81%) AIX
7 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.65%) Solaris
9 2 (2.33%) Debian
9 2 (2.33%) SUSE
9 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Load Balancing
2 22 (25.58%) Network Management
3 20 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
4 18 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (19.77%) Data Privacy
6 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.98%) Change Management
7 6 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.98%) Information Security
7 6 (6.98%) Test Management
8 5 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.65%) High Availability
9 4 (4.65%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.65%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.49%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.49%) Project Management
10 3 (3.49%) Scrum
10 3 (3.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) Java
2 7 (8.14%) SQL
3 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.98%) VBScript
4 5 (5.81%) C
4 5 (5.81%) Python
5 3 (3.49%) C++
6 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.33%) JCL
6 2 (2.33%) Perl
6 2 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) CCNA
1 26 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (26.74%) CCNP
3 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) ISEB
5 2 (2.33%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.33%) ACSA
5 2 (2.33%) CCENT
5 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.33%) MCITP
5 2 (2.33%) MCSA
5 2 (2.33%) MCSE
5 2 (2.33%) MCTS
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.16%) P3O
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) Docker
3 1 (1.16%) Firmware
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.16%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.33%) Cacti
2 2 (2.33%) Munin
2 2 (2.33%) Nagios
2 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Cisco
2 25 (29.07%) CheckPoint
3 21 (24.42%) F5
3 21 (24.42%) Fortinet
3 21 (24.42%) HP
4 20 (23.26%) Juniper
4 20 (23.26%) TippingPoint
5 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.79%) Oracle
7 8 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.81%) Google
9 3 (3.49%) Citrix
9 3 (3.49%) ESRI
9 3 (3.49%) IBM
9 3 (3.49%) Siebel
9 3 (3.49%) VMware
10 2 (2.33%) Apple
10 2 (2.33%) Atmel
10 2 (2.33%) Sophos
10 2 (2.33%) Symantec
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