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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.79% 1.82% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+93.30% -8.62%
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
33 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 25.98% 7.27% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 8
Median daily rate £315 £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £175 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 September 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%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
1 1 (100.00%) OVSD
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
1 1 (100.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
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