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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South West / Dorset
Rank 19 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.97% 0.97% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 10.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £264 - £115
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +2.38%

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
9 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.91% 9.71% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 14
Median daily rate £450 £275 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +28.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £46.50 £12.00 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+287.50% -91.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Blandford Forum - 1 £263 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dorset region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (50.00%) Android
5 4 (50.00%) VPN
5 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 4 (50.00%) X.509
5 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) IPv4
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) VMS
6 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) ITSM
6 2 (25.00%) Network Management

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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) X.509
4 2 (25.00%) IPv4
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 2 (25.00%) Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) NetBackup Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) VMS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Dell
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas