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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.500 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.500
Rank - 130 121
Contract jobs citing X.500 0 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.95% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
-21.89% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
309 308 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.80% 9.40% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 124 200
Median daily rate £350 £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £25.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

X.500
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing X.500 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X.500 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 X.500.

1 15 (93.75%) LDAP
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
1 15 (93.75%) PKI
2 14 (87.50%) Replication
2 14 (87.50%) Kerberos
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) MCP
6 6 (37.50%) MCTS
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
8 3 (18.75%) MCSE
9 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (6.25%) Information Security
9 1 (6.25%) Banking
9 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Network Security
9 1 (6.25%) COBIT
9 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) Security Management
9 1 (6.25%) Wireless
9 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.25%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Validation
9 1 (6.25%) Migration

X.500
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 (6.25%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) LDAP
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (6.25%) Consultant
2 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) PKI
2 14 (87.50%) Replication
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (6.25%) Security Management
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
2 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) MCP
4 6 (37.50%) MCTS
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) RACF
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
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