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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 104 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 1.36% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 13.75% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £263 £288 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +91.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £155 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £450 £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £17.42 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.46% -3.25%
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
211 160 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.93% 9.92% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 80 99
Median daily rate £338 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 24
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £5.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
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 1 October 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
Northamptonshire -3 4 £263 +94.44% 3
Leicestershire -9 3 - - 2
Lincolnshire -9 1 - - 3
Nottinghamshire -18 1 - - 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 7 (31.82%) DHCP
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
7 5 (22.73%) arcserve
7 5 (22.73%) Symantec
7 5 (22.73%) Remedy
7 5 (22.73%) Clustering
7 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
7 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
7 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) C#
8 4 (18.18%) LAN
8 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 4 (18.18%) Unix
8 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (18.18%) Office 365

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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Documentum
4 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) HTTP
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) SSL
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 2 (9.09%) LDAP
5 2 (9.09%) Modbus
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) AMQP
6 1 (4.55%) ATM
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XSD
1 2 (9.09%) XSL
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Logistics
4 2 (9.09%) People Management
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.55%) SFIA
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) Groovy
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCDP
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Docker
5 1 (4.55%) Firmware
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) Consul
3 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.55%) Nessus
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) arcserve
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Remedy
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) Siemens
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) Meraki
6 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL