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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 33 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.42% 1.89% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 12.90% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
TCP/IP
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
7 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.92% 14.62% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 10
Average daily rate £230 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £217 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £21.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) vMotion
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) vMotion
2 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Acronis
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) HP