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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 36 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 19.35% 8.02% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.15% 17.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 0
Median daily rate £415 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +16.53% +0.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +100.00%  

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 13 202 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 41.94% 44.99% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 356 50
Median daily rate £415 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.68% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £258 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £434 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 88 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

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 28 June 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 +23 6 £415 +27.69%
TCP/IP
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Intel
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Korn
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) Samba
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) MSI
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris

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 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) C-shell
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) REXX
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Intel
1 5 (71.43%) McAfee
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware