Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for tcpdump skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited tcpdump over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

tcpdump
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - +96 -
Contract jobs citing tcpdump 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.92% - 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Glasgow median daily rate £400 - £394
Scotland median daily rate £400 - £394
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

tcpdump 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 137 198 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.82% 17.26% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 102 102
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.62% -3.70%
10th Percentile £134 £200 £141
90th Percentile £550 £449 £463
Scotland median daily rate £370 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +8.82% -2.86% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 £46.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.98% +276.52% -29.43%
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +16.28% +26.47% -43.33%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing tcpdump as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for tcpdump in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for tcpdump in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump.

1 4 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (75.00%) Law

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5