Period
to 25 May 2018

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 6 months to 25 May 2018 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.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 70 60
Rank change year-on-year -26 -10 +25
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.96% 1.40% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 11.94% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 17
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £395 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% +16.18% +198.90%
10th Percentile £252 £350 £121
90th Percentile £488 £400 £460
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
10th Percentile £12.75 - £15.00
90th Percentile £41.25 - £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -62.50% +155.18%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 177 134 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.32% 11.74% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 66 104
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +0.76%
10th Percentile £188 £163 £173
90th Percentile £485 £474 £429
Scotland median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £17.32 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.06% +8.25% -76.47%
10th Percentile £10.65 £17.32 £15.00
90th Percentile £40.20 £36.35 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £28.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year -46.09% -25.32% +21.26%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Glasgow

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) DHCP
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Veritas
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Clustering
5 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 5 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) Skype
5 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM

TCP/IP
Co-occurring 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 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 4 (26.67%) Confluence
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Office 365
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (26.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) HTTP
3 5 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (33.33%) Skype
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (13.33%) ADSL
5 2 (13.33%) ATM
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) DSL
5 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) RIP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Designer
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (20.00%) Use Case
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) High Availability
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Def Stans
1 1 (6.67%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) ISA Server
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) Ansible
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (13.33%) SCOM
5 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Veritas
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Capita
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Ivanti