Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for iptables skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iptables over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Linux iptables
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing iptables 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.038% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £443 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.12% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £13.95 -
% change year-on-year +72.01% - -

iptables is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 640 510 640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.17% 10.21% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 274 376
Scotland median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% +4.84%
10th Percentile £133 £130 £156
90th Percentile £600 £550 £451
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 26
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +14.09%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.39 £13.38
90th Percentile £44.27 £37.25 £42.00
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.76% -1.56%

iptables
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iptables within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 - -
iptables
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iptables 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 Scotland region with a requirement for iptables.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) New Relic

iptables
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Datadog
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) IBM UrbanCode
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 2 (100.00%) New Relic
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft