The table below looks at the statistics for X.500 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.500 over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.500
Rank 124 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing X.500 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.038% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £321 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £600 £450
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
X.500
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
359 345 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.09% 13.04% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 158 82
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

X.500
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X.500 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

X.500 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

X.500
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.500 across the Scotland region.

X.500 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

X.500
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X.500 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 6 £321 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
X.500
UK

X.500
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing X.500 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X.500.

1 23 (100.00%) LDAP
1 23 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 23 (100.00%) Replication
1 23 (100.00%) PKI
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) DNS
4 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
6 11 (47.83%) MCTS
6 11 (47.83%) MCP
7 7 (30.43%) MCSE
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (17.39%) Validation
9 4 (17.39%) HP
10 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
11 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
12 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
12 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (4.35%) PowerShell

X.500
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing X.500 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X.500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 23 (100.00%) LDAP
2 19 (82.61%) DNS
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) PKI
1 23 (100.00%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Validation
2 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) MCP
3 11 (47.83%) MCTS
4 7 (30.43%) MCSE
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) HP