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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 33 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.90% 0.57% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 5.88% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£263 - £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
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East Sussex

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
31 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.76% 9.71% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Average daily rate £350 £225 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -38.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £134 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Average hourly rate - £22.06 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+49.55% -10.84%

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
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 28 April 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Clustering
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) Apache
5 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (33.33%) LDAP
6 5 (33.33%) Solaris
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas File System
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (26.67%) NAS
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) SCSA
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) Sun
7 4 (26.67%) Sun Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) LDAP
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) NAS
5 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Trac
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (20.00%) AIX
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) SUSE
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Document Management
1 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (13.33%) Validation
1 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Sun Certification
1 4 (26.67%) SCSA
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vCloud
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) vMotion
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas
4 4 (26.67%) Sun
5 3 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Avaya
6 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint