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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.86% - 6.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.39% - 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Median daily rate £393 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.75 - £14.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 - £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 - £14.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
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
41 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.83% 10.55% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 17
Median daily rate £393 £263 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.52% -36.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 May 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 - 8 £393 - 2
Poole - 1 - - 3
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 6 (46.15%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) Perl
5 5 (38.46%) J2EE
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
5 5 (38.46%) LDAP
5 5 (38.46%) FTP
5 5 (38.46%) HTTP
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) HTTPS
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) Nagios
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) NAS
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec
5 5 (38.46%) Samba
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) F5
5 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 4 (30.77%) Signal Processing

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 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) FTP
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
1 5 (38.46%) HTTPS
1 5 (38.46%) IPsec
1 5 (38.46%) LDAP
1 5 (38.46%) NAS
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
4 1 (7.69%) DAB
4 1 (7.69%) NFC
4 1 (7.69%) OFDM
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
1 3 (23.08%) WiX
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Signal Processing
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) BCP
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Product Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
5 3 (23.08%) VC++
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) HND
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Samba
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) F5
1 5 (38.46%) NetApp
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
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