The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 83 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.80% 1.30% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.83% 10.75% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Median daily rate £265 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £253 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.75 £10.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
TCP/IP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 214 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.26% 12.14% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 112 54
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £214 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 28
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £30.00 £25.72
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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the East Midlands region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the East Midlands region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire -11 5 £375 +7.91%
Derbyshire - 4 £325 -
Northamptonshire +6 3 £205 -51.76% 2
Leicestershire +5 1 - -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 30 (51.72%) Windows Server
4 24 (41.38%) SQL
5 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 21 (36.21%) Oracle
7 20 (34.48%) .NET
7 20 (34.48%) C#
7 20 (34.48%) Visual Studio
7 20 (34.48%) Siemens
8 19 (32.76%) Relational Database
8 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
8 19 (32.76%) High Availability
8 19 (32.76%) Modbus
9 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
9 16 (27.59%) Linux
10 14 (24.14%) VMware
11 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
12 12 (20.69%) Cisco
12 12 (20.69%) DHCP
13 11 (18.97%) Configuration Management
13 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
14 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
15 9 (15.52%) MS Office
15 9 (15.52%) SAN
15 9 (15.52%) Finance
16 8 (13.79%) HTTP
16 8 (13.79%) DNS
16 8 (13.79%) LAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) Modbus
2 12 (20.69%) DHCP
3 9 (15.52%) SAN
4 8 (13.79%) DNS
4 8 (13.79%) HTTP
4 8 (13.79%) LAN
5 7 (12.07%) Firewall
6 5 (8.62%) Wireless
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.90%) VPN
8 3 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.17%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (5.17%) IPsec
8 3 (5.17%) OSPF
8 3 (5.17%) SSL
8 3 (5.17%) WAN
9 2 (3.45%) Internet
9 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.72%) Intranet
10 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.17%) DataStage
5 1 (1.72%) DTS
5 1 (1.72%) GIS
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) C# Developer
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) .NET Developer
2 15 (25.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) Middleware Specialist
5 6 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) AIX Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) Middleware Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) .NET
2 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
3 6 (10.34%) Middleware
4 4 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.90%) Life Science
2 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 30 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 16 (27.59%) Linux
4 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.34%) Unix
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) AIX
7 4 (6.90%) Android
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) High Availability
2 11 (18.97%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.79%) Open Source
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.90%) ETL
5 4 (6.90%) Logistics
5 4 (6.90%) Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (3.45%) Coaching
6 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.45%) Network Design
6 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (1.72%) BPR
7 1 (1.72%) CRM
7 1 (1.72%) ERP
7 1 (1.72%) Information Security
7 1 (1.72%) Project Management
7 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.62%) CCNA
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) CCIE
5 2 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) CCDP
6 1 (1.72%) CCSE
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.72%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Puppet
2 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.72%) Nessus
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.21%) Oracle
3 20 (34.48%) Siemens
4 14 (24.14%) VMware
5 12 (20.69%) Cisco
6 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.90%) IBM
7 3 (5.17%) Citrix
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 3 (5.17%) HP
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.17%) Talend
8 2 (3.45%) Apigee
9 1 (1.72%) Brocade
9 1 (1.72%) EMC
9 1 (1.72%) F5
9 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.72%) Twitter