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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 63 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +3
Contract jobs citing Internet 56 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.83% 0.69% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.07% 4.82% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 9 6
Median daily rate £328 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £413 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £16.50 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.15% -83.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.74 £16.50 £12.68
% change year-on-year
+19.62% +30.12%
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
398 415 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.14% 14.36% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 204 157
Median daily rate £336 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.75 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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
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 3 December 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 +14 14 £340 -2.85% 2
Renfrewshire - 14 £330 - 3
Edinburgh +21 13 £395 -1.25% 3
South Ayrshire - 5 £250 - 2
Aberdeen - 4 £293 - 2
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £385 - 3
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 38 (36.19%) Finance
2 29 (27.62%) Unix
3 28 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (25.71%) Windows
5 23 (21.90%) Cisco
6 20 (19.05%) Firewall
6 20 (19.05%) Oracle
7 19 (18.10%) Linux
7 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
8 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
9 16 (15.24%) DNS
10 15 (14.29%) Java
10 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 15 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 14 (13.33%) DHCP
11 14 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (13.33%) Intranet
12 13 (12.38%) CheckPoint
12 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
12 13 (12.38%) CCNA
12 13 (12.38%) SQL
12 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
13 12 (11.43%) SSL
13 12 (11.43%) Shell Script
14 11 (10.48%) Wireless
14 11 (10.48%) CCNP
15 10 (9.52%) WAN
15 10 (9.52%) LAN
15 10 (9.52%) Project Management

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 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.81%) Apache
2 4 (3.81%) CMS
2 4 (3.81%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (3.81%) JBoss
2 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.86%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.86%) GeoServer
3 3 (2.86%) IIS
3 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.90%) CICS
4 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.05%) Firewall
2 16 (15.24%) DNS
3 14 (13.33%) DHCP
3 14 (13.33%) Intranet
4 12 (11.43%) SSL
5 11 (10.48%) Wireless
6 10 (9.52%) LAN
6 10 (9.52%) WAN
7 9 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (8.57%) HTTPS
7 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (7.62%) Network Security
9 6 (5.71%) BGP
9 6 (5.71%) EIGRP
9 6 (5.71%) HTTP
9 6 (5.71%) OSPF
9 6 (5.71%) VoIP
10 5 (4.76%) MPLS
10 5 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.86%) GIS
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.90%) BODI
4 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) JIRA
2 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.86%) Gradle
2 3 (2.86%) JBehave
2 3 (2.86%) Maven
2 3 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (1.90%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.95%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (36.19%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Law
4 4 (3.81%) Marketing
5 3 (2.86%) Electronics
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Billing
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Analyst
2 13 (12.38%) Network Engineer
3 11 (10.48%) Administrator
3 11 (10.48%) Developer
4 6 (5.71%) Consultant
4 6 (5.71%) DBA
4 6 (5.71%) Server Engineer
4 6 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 5 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.81%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (3.81%) Test Analyst
6 4 (3.81%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (3.81%) Unix Scripter
6 4 (3.81%) Web Manager
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) J2EE
2 7 (6.67%) HTML
3 5 (4.76%) CSS
3 5 (4.76%) jQuery
3 5 (4.76%) Web Services
4 4 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.86%) .NET
5 3 (2.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.86%) Leaflet
5 3 (2.86%) OpenLayers
5 3 (2.86%) PostGIS
5 3 (2.86%) RESTful
5 3 (2.86%) WSDL
5 3 (2.86%) XML
5 3 (2.86%) XML Messaging
6 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.95%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.81%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.81%) DataPower
6 3 (2.86%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.86%) Replication
7 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.90%) iSeries
7 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.90%) PKI
7 2 (1.90%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.90%) Tandem
7 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.95%) Arduino
8 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Unix
2 27 (25.71%) Windows
3 19 (18.10%) Linux
4 9 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.67%) Solaris
6 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.81%) AIX
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.90%) OpenVMS
9 2 (1.90%) zOS
10 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (9.52%) Load Balancing
2 10 (9.52%) Network Management
2 10 (9.52%) Project Management
3 9 (8.57%) Change Control
4 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (7.62%) Data Privacy
4 8 (7.62%) Information Security
4 8 (7.62%) Server Building
4 8 (7.62%) Web Development
5 7 (6.67%) Change Management
6 6 (5.71%) BDD
6 6 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.76%) Analytics
7 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.29%) Java
2 13 (12.38%) SQL
3 12 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.81%) C
6 3 (2.86%) C#
6 3 (2.86%) C++
6 3 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.90%) JCL
7 2 (1.90%) PHP
7 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (12.38%) CCNA
5 11 (10.48%) CCNP
6 8 (7.62%) Degree
7 4 (3.81%) ISEB
7 4 (3.81%) MCSE
7 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.90%) ACSA
8 2 (1.90%) CCENT
8 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.90%) MCITP
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) MCTS
8 2 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.95%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) NFS
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) vSphere
3 3 (2.86%) RACF
4 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.95%) Firmware
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.90%) SCCM
1 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.95%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Cisco
2 20 (19.05%) Oracle
3 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.38%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.57%) F5
5 9 (8.57%) Fortinet
6 8 (7.62%) HP
6 8 (7.62%) IBM
6 8 (7.62%) Juniper
6 8 (7.62%) TippingPoint
6 8 (7.62%) VMware
7 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.76%) Citrix
8 5 (4.76%) Compuware
9 4 (3.81%) CommVault
9 4 (3.81%) Google
9 4 (3.81%) NetApp
9 4 (3.81%) OpenText
9 4 (3.81%) Sun
10 3 (2.86%) ESRI
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