The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 14 17
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.82% 4.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 16.67% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -6.23%
TCP/IP
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 28.80% 10.91% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 7
Median daily rate £315 £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £175 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £175 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim