The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Squid 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.039% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Squid
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
346 261 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.33% 8.21% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 108 130
Median daily rate £310 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 18
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £24.38 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Squid Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Squid
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 Squid within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Squid
UK

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Squid 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 Squid.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Supplier Management
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (80.00%) UAG
1 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Squid
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 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security