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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 24 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.28% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.00% 8.33% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Median daily rate £384 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.96% +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
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
50 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 19.46% 12.83% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 9
Median daily rate £393 £325 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% +7.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £110 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £27.75 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.70% +2.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 8 £393 -4.84% 3
Dorchester - 1 £180 -
Poole - 1 - - 2
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) IPsec
4 6 (42.86%) Samba
4 6 (42.86%) Nagios
4 6 (42.86%) J2EE
4 6 (42.86%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) MQSeries
4 6 (42.86%) LDAP
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (42.86%) FTP
4 6 (42.86%) HTTP
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) NAS
4 6 (42.86%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (35.71%) iPad
5 5 (35.71%) tcpdump

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) MQSeries
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) FTP
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
1 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
1 6 (42.86%) IPsec
1 6 (42.86%) LDAP
1 6 (42.86%) NAS
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) tcpdump
2 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
4 1 (7.14%) DAB
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) NFC
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) WiX
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) C
5 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) VC++
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Samba
1 6 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Nagios
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) F5
2 6 (42.86%) NetApp
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft