The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 28 15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.17% 5.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.67% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.84 £16.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+113.50% -6.23%
TCP/IP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.58% 17.54% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 6
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 15
Median hourly rate - £14.60 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester