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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 26 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.53% 0.97% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 8.33% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £384 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.96% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +28.57%
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
35 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.77% 11.59% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 15
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £110 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £42.46 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £49.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -4 4 £393 -4.84% 1
Dorchester - 1 £180 - 1
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) IPsec
4 7 (50.00%) Samba
4 7 (50.00%) Nagios
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) Perl
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) MQSeries
4 7 (50.00%) LDAP
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) NetApp
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) FTP
4 7 (50.00%) HTTP
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) NAS
4 7 (50.00%) Puppet
4 7 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (42.86%) iPad
5 6 (42.86%) tcpdump
5 6 (42.86%) Shell Script

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 7 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) FTP
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
1 7 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 7 (50.00%) IPsec
1 7 (50.00%) LDAP
1 7 (50.00%) NAS
1 7 (50.00%) Network Security
1 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) tcpdump
2 6 (42.86%) 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%) OFDM
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 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux 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%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) 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 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) BCP
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
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%) Signal Processing
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 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) C
6 3 (21.43%) VC++
7 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) 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%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Samba
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Nagios
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) F5
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft