The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 24 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IronPort Systems.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IronPort 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £368 £288
% change year-on-year
+13.19% +27.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.24
IronPort
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1382 1031 1007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.51% 35.51% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 530 474
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 43 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.56 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.25 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing IronPort as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IronPort
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IronPort across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

IronPort Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

IronPort
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 IronPort within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 - 15 £435 -
Glasgow - 2 £440 -
IronPort
UK

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 23 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (95.65%) Migration
2 22 (95.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 22 (95.65%) PowerShell
2 22 (95.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (95.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (86.96%) Office 365
3 20 (86.96%) Skype for Business
3 20 (86.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (86.96%) Windows Server
3 20 (86.96%) Load Balancing
3 20 (86.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
3 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 20 (86.96%) MCSE
4 19 (82.61%) SharePoint
5 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
5 17 (73.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (73.91%) Skype
6 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
7 14 (60.87%) Office Communications Server
7 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
8 13 (56.52%) OpenStack
9 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
9 12 (52.17%) Degree
10 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
11 7 (30.43%) HP
12 3 (13.04%) Cisco

IronPort
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 23 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (95.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 22 (95.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (95.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (86.96%) Skype for Business
4 19 (82.61%) SharePoint
5 17 (73.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (60.87%) Office Communications Server
7 13 (56.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Skype
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Messaging Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Messaging Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Messaging Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
1 20 (86.96%) Windows Server
1 20 (86.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Migration
2 20 (86.96%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) MCSE
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) Degree
4 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Brightmail
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) RightFax
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec