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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 44 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.29% 0.30% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 2.38% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.62%

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
37 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.96% 12.57% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 6
Median daily rate £450 £300 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £150 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +0.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 January 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) GFI Software
3 4 (40.00%) Rapid7
3 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 4 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
3 4 (40.00%) FireEye
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (40.00%) Nexpose
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 4 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Information Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) FireEye
2 4 (40.00%) GFI Software
2 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (40.00%) Rapid7
2 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix