The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 45 45 64
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.34% 1.57% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.58% 12.00% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £380 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +237.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £328
% change year-on-year +12.67% +8.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.50% +19.61%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 48 75 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.18% 13.04% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 57
Median daily rate £338 £288 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £421 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -76.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TCP/IP in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Unix
3 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) AIX
4 12 (57.14%) Perl
4 12 (57.14%) Network Security
5 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
5 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Korn
6 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 6 (28.57%) PowerHA
7 6 (28.57%) yum
7 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Ansible
7 6 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (28.57%) Solaris
7 6 (28.57%) IBM
7 6 (28.57%) EMC
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Law
9 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
10 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 3 (14.29%) IIS
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.76%) SSH
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) AIX Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 13 (61.90%) AIX
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Solaris
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) HPUX
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
2 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Perl
2 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) PowerHA
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) Samba
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Ansible
1 6 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (28.57%) yum
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) EMC
2 6 (28.57%) IBM
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) PlateSpin
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec