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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 48 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.97% - 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.45% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%

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
42 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.22% 13.16% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 15
Median daily rate £474 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £533 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) GFI Software
3 3 (37.50%) Rapid7
3 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
3 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
3 3 (37.50%) FireEye
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (37.50%) Nexpose
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) ArcSight

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 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Information Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
2 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) FireEye
2 3 (37.50%) GFI Software
2 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Rapid7
2 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) TippingPoint
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix