The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.26% 0.50% 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 7.69% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£413 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -28.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.05% 6.53% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 6
Average daily rate £400 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £340 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) Clustering
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) NAS
6 5 (38.46%) Veritas File System
6 5 (38.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (38.46%) vCloud
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
6 5 (38.46%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
6 5 (38.46%) SAS
6 5 (38.46%) LDAP
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 5 (38.46%) Solaris
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) MCSE
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) Veritas
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) SAS
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) DHCP
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) NAS
4 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
4 5 (38.46%) LDAP
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Trac
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) SUSE
3 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (30.77%) Document Management
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
2 4 (30.77%) SCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Veritas File System
2 5 (38.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (38.46%) vCloud
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Veritas
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Sun
4 4 (30.77%) Avaya
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds