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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 32 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.29% 1.43% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 21.43% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £300 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £15.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.72% -20.37%
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
42 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.28% 6.67% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 4
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £31.15 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) NAS
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) SAS
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) vCloud
5 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) Document Management
5 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) NAS
4 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) SUSE
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Document Management
1 4 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SCSA
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) vCloud
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas File System
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Avaya
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Sun