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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 115 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IronPort 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% - 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% - 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £473 £325
% change year-on-year
-19.57% +45.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
996 1202 1180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.11% 37.69% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 568 634
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £214 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 33
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.51 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.72% -14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 12 £325 -
IronPort
UK

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 23 (95.83%) Exchange Server 2013
2 23 (95.83%) Office 365
2 23 (95.83%) Skype for Business
2 23 (95.83%) PowerShell
2 23 (95.83%) Migration
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (95.83%) SharePoint
2 23 (95.83%) MCSE
2 23 (95.83%) Load Balancing
2 23 (95.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (70.83%) OpenStack
5 16 (66.67%) Skype
5 16 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
7 14 (58.33%) HP
7 14 (58.33%) Office Communications Server
8 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
9 11 (45.83%) Degree
10 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
10 7 (29.17%) Brightmail

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 24 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (95.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (95.83%) Exchange Server 2013
2 23 (95.83%) SharePoint
2 23 (95.83%) Skype for Business
3 17 (70.83%) OpenStack
4 16 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (58.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (95.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 7 (29.17%) Lync Specialist
2 7 (29.17%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Load Balancing
1 23 (95.83%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
2 1 (4.17%) Test Management
2 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) MCSE
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Brightmail
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) ThinPrint
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Xerox