The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 6.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £128 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £338 £321
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+105.71% +22.80%
TCP/IP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 32.22% 24.39% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Median daily rate £388 £180 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.27% -55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £118 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Belfast region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

TCP/IP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP