Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IronPort over the 6 months to 19 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IronPort Systems.

IronPort
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 171 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - +190
Contract jobs citing IronPort 1 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% 0.30% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Scotland median daily rate - £325 -
UK median daily rate £370 £410 £450
% change year-on-year -9.76% -8.89% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £60.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +87.50% -

IronPort is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1851 1991 2346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.42% 45.88% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 1095 1139
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
10th Percentile £206 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 76
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.48% +13.75% -8.69%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.56 £8.38
90th Percentile £46.35 £44.63 £41.88
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

IronPort
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing IronPort as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for IronPort in Scotland

IronPort
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IronPort in Scotland

IronPort
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 IronPort within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 - 1 - -
IronPort
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IronPort.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

IronPort
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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec