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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 103 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 47 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 0.73% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 7.28% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 6
Median daily rate £321 £285 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.45% -26.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.95% +19.70%
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
564 302 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.13% 10.02% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 119 213
Median daily rate £330 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £158 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Renfrewshire -25 18 £310 +28.95%
Glasgow +9 13 £323 -0.76% 3
Edinburgh -3 12 £355 +18.33% 1
Dundee +3 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 25 (36.76%) Firewall
2 22 (32.35%) Cisco
2 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
2 22 (32.35%) Network Security
3 21 (30.88%) Load Balancing
3 21 (30.88%) Capacity Planning
3 21 (30.88%) CCNP
3 21 (30.88%) CCNA
3 21 (30.88%) HP
3 21 (30.88%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (29.41%) Juniper
4 20 (29.41%) Windows
4 20 (29.41%) Network Management
4 20 (29.41%) F5
4 20 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 20 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 20 (29.41%) Fortinet
4 20 (29.41%) TippingPoint
5 17 (25.00%) Data Privacy
6 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (22.06%) OpenStack
8 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 14 (20.59%) Finance
9 11 (16.18%) DNS
9 11 (16.18%) Oracle
9 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.71%) SSL
10 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
11 9 (13.24%) Unix
11 9 (13.24%) WebSphere

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 (22.06%) OpenStack
2 9 (13.24%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.29%) IIS
4 5 (7.35%) CMS
5 3 (4.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 2 (2.94%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.94%) GeoServer
6 2 (2.94%) lighttpd
6 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.94%) nginx
6 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
1 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) AdWords
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.94%) Trello
2 1 (1.47%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.76%) Firewall
2 22 (32.35%) Network Security
3 20 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 20 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (16.18%) DNS
5 10 (14.71%) SSL
6 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.88%) DHCP
7 4 (5.88%) HTTP
7 4 (5.88%) OSPF
7 4 (5.88%) WAN
8 3 (4.41%) BGP
8 3 (4.41%) LAN
8 3 (4.41%) Skype
8 3 (4.41%) SMTP
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (2.94%) FTP
9 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.94%) SNMP
9 2 (2.94%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) GIS
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.94%) Informix
5 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.94%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.94%) Gradle
1 2 (2.94%) JBehave
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
1 2 (2.94%) Maven
1 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Network Engineer
2 8 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (8.82%) Server Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Content Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Web Content Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Web Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Network Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Support Specialist
7 2 (2.94%) Unix Specialist
7 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.41%) Google Maps API
2 3 (4.41%) J2EE
3 2 (2.94%) CSS
3 2 (2.94%) Django
3 2 (2.94%) LAMP
3 2 (2.94%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (2.94%) Laravel
3 2 (2.94%) Leaflet
3 2 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 2 (2.94%) OpenLayers
3 2 (2.94%) PostGIS
3 2 (2.94%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.94%) Web Services
3 2 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Cryptography
3 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Blog
5 2 (2.94%) DataPower
5 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) PKI
5 2 (2.94%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) BYOD
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.24%) Unix
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.29%) Linux
6 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.88%) Solaris
7 2 (2.94%) AIX
7 2 (2.94%) Debian
7 2 (2.94%) SUSE
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Capacity Planning
1 21 (30.88%) Load Balancing
2 20 (29.41%) Network Management
3 17 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.35%) Content Management
7 4 (5.88%) Analytics
7 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.88%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) B2B
8 3 (4.41%) Change Management
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) Data Entry
8 3 (4.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (4.41%) Open Source
8 3 (4.41%) Test Management
8 3 (4.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
1 6 (8.82%) SQL
1 6 (8.82%) VBScript
2 5 (7.35%) Java
2 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
4 2 (2.94%) PHP
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) CCNA
1 21 (30.88%) CCNP
1 21 (30.88%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) XenApp
2 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.47%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.47%) RACF
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Cacti
1 2 (2.94%) Munin
1 2 (2.94%) Nagios
1 2 (2.94%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
1 22 (32.35%) Cisco
2 21 (30.88%) HP
3 20 (29.41%) F5
3 20 (29.41%) Fortinet
3 20 (29.41%) Juniper
3 20 (29.41%) TippingPoint
4 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.18%) Oracle
6 6 (8.82%) Google
7 4 (5.88%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.41%) VMware
9 2 (2.94%) ESRI
9 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 2 (2.94%) Sun
10 1 (1.47%) Compuware
10 1 (1.47%) Mitel
10 1 (1.47%) Siebel
10 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 8 days ago