Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 59 87
Rank change year-on-year -31 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 2.51% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.03% 15.73% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 10
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +36.36% +28.81%
Scotland median daily rate £350 £321 £288
% change year-on-year +9.03% +11.65% -11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Glasgow median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +198.51% -4.29%
Scotland median hourly rate £12.25 £29.75 £34.80
% change year-on-year -58.82% -14.51% +190.00%

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 149 178 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.47% 15.94% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 100 91
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.08% +4.23% -4.06%
10th Percentile £144 £200 £150
90th Percentile £550 £438 £463
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year +6.62% +1.49% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 £46.50 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.98% +228.04% -58.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £43.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £22.75 £49.30 £17.75
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £38.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -26.95% +123.19% -42.50%

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 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 24 November 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Tufin
2 3 (50.00%) AlgoSec
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Broadband
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) AlgoSec
1 3 (50.00%) Tufin
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware