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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.59% 0.77% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 5.26% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -6.76%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

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
44 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.02% 14.56% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 12
Average daily rate £320 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £145 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £28.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 - £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 - £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

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 30 October 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) DMAIC
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) MIMO
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) Telematics
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) MIMO
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
2 1 (20.00%) IPv6
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco