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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 78 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.05% 1.06% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.79% 8.21% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £19.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% +58.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +28.57%
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
182 207 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.00% 12.94% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 119 73
Median daily rate £425 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.72% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 23
Median hourly rate £13.75 £22.83 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.77% +69.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £65.85 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Lincolnshire - 5 £400 - 6
Leicestershire 0 2 £450 +89.47% 2
Northamptonshire 0 2 £154 -62.72% 5
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £375 +17.18% 4
Derbyshire - 2 - - 5
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
5 16 (38.10%) VMware
6 14 (33.33%) DHCP
7 12 (28.57%) DNS
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco
7 12 (28.57%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
9 10 (23.81%) ITIL
9 10 (23.81%) HTTP
9 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
9 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.05%) Firewall
11 8 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (19.05%) SAN
11 8 (19.05%) MS Office
11 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
11 8 (19.05%) Open Source
12 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (16.67%) Puppet
12 7 (16.67%) Unix
12 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
12 7 (16.67%) Finance
13 6 (14.29%) Middleware
13 6 (14.29%) SQL
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle
13 6 (14.29%) CCNA

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 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) DHCP
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) HTTP
4 8 (19.05%) Firewall
4 8 (19.05%) SAN
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) SSL
5 4 (9.52%) Wireless
6 3 (7.14%) Modbus
6 3 (7.14%) OSPF
6 3 (7.14%) VPN
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 2 (4.76%) IPsec
7 2 (4.76%) LDAP
7 2 (4.76%) VoIP
7 2 (4.76%) WAN
7 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) DataStage
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
2 6 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.90%) Middleware Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SAN Support
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) XSD
4 2 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) iPad
2 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (28.57%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.67%) Unix
5 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Android
8 2 (4.76%) AIX
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Open Source
3 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.52%) ETL
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) Coaching
6 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) People Management
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) SOA
6 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) C
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Groovy
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) CCNP
4 4 (9.52%) MCSE
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) CCDP
6 1 (2.38%) CCSE
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.38%) Nessus
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (11.90%) arcserve
5 5 (11.90%) Remedy
5 5 (11.90%) Symantec
6 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.52%) IBM
7 3 (7.14%) Siemens
7 3 (7.14%) Talend
8 2 (4.76%) Apigee
8 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 2 (4.76%) HP
8 2 (4.76%) SAP
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) EMC
9 1 (2.38%) Intel
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.38%) Software AG