Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 65 60
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +27
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.84% 1.78% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 10.56% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 22
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.75% +194.44%
Scotland median daily rate £365 £340 £334
% change year-on-year +7.35% +1.87% +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £46.00 £50.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +212.50% -
10th Percentile £44.00 £50.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £50.00 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -64.94% -3.75% +122.22%

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 151 180 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.73% 16.87% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 98 109
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £171 £163 £148
90th Percentile £500 £450 £452
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.21% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.70% +8.25% -68.00%
10th Percentile £10.74 £17.32 £12.88
90th Percentile £31.80 £47.80 £17.20
Scotland median hourly rate £17.18 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -18.19% -1.18% -29.17%

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 21 February 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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Tufin
5 3 (30.00%) AlgoSec
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (30.00%) GitHub
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) Confluence

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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) RS-232
5 1 (10.00%) RS-485
5 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) AlgoSec
1 3 (30.00%) Tufin
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas