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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.500
Rank 104 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Contract jobs citing X.500 15 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.59% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 4.05% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 2
Median daily rate £333 £310 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £276 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £330 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £318 £408
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -22.08%
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
398 420 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.14% 14.57% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 205 156
Median daily rate £336 £344 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.75 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X.500 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

X.500 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

X.500
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 X.500 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 -4 14 £333 +8.13%
Glasgow +8 1 - -
X.500
UK

X.500
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 18 (100.00%) LDAP
1 18 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Replication
1 18 (100.00%) PKI
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (55.56%) MCTS
6 10 (55.56%) MCP
7 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (11.11%) Validation
9 2 (11.11%) HP
10 1 (5.56%) MCSE
10 1 (5.56%) MS Excel

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
1 18 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 18 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) PKI
1 18 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (55.56%) MCP
4 10 (55.56%) MCTS
5 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) HP