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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 18 22
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 3.92% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.79% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £124 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
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
33 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.26% 28.43% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 2
Median daily rate £525 £215 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.18% -33.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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

TCP/IP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) OPNET
1 3 (100.00%) e-Health
1 3 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Support
1 3 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP