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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 31 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.88% - 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £393 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
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
24 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.57% 12.24% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 24
Median daily rate £400 £190 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -47.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £110 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 6
Median hourly rate £25.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £49.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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
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 29 August 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 - 2 £393 -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) IPsec
3 7 (50.00%) Samba
3 7 (50.00%) Nagios
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 7 (50.00%) NetApp
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Perl
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 7 (50.00%) LDAP
3 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) NAS
3 7 (50.00%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) F5
3 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (42.86%) iPad
4 6 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 6 (42.86%) Wireshark

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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
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%) NFC
4 1 (7.14%) OFDM
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
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
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
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
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 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) BCP
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) VC++
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 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
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Nagios
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) F5
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix