The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.80% 5.36% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.58% 42.86% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £9.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +276.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -8.82%
TCP/IP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 21 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 19.20% 12.50% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 27
Average daily rate £375 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £80 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £428 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.75 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +179.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.75 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.50 £21.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 1 - -
Beaminster - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 2
Dorchester - - - -
Poole - - - -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 6 (66.67%) OpenMP
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Intel
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) DO-178B
2 6 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 6 (66.67%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Handset
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (11.11%) Handset
3 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OO
1 6 (66.67%) Parallel Programming
1 6 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Intel
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Altiris
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
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