The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 30 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.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 34 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.32% 5.81% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 9.68% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £340 £311 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.50% -10.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £352 £340
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.63% +15.15%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 44 93 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 57.89% 60.00% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 65 20
Median daily rate £340 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £310 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +9 1 £340 +9.50%
TCP/IP
Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Korn

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C-shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware