The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 33 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.97% 0.98% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 7.89% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £425 £104
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +309.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
TCP/IP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.86% 12.46% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 7
Average daily rate £260 £360 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £170 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Average hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) MIMO
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Telematics
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) MIMO
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft