The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 73 77 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 0.75% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 4.93% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 15
Average hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £11.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
178 223 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.24% 15.31% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 122 64
Average daily rate £350 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 27
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 7 £300 - 3
Derbyshire - 3 - - 5
Nottinghamshire +11 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire -2 1 - - 4
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) WAN
4 13 (32.50%) MS Office
4 13 (32.50%) LAN
5 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
5 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.50%) Migration
10 6 (15.00%) MCSE
10 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle
11 5 (12.50%) Linux
11 5 (12.50%) DNS
11 5 (12.50%) ERP
11 5 (12.50%) Citrix
11 5 (12.50%) Wireless
12 4 (10.00%) AS400
12 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
12 4 (10.00%) VLAN
12 4 (10.00%) DHCP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Lync
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) WAN
1 13 (32.50%) LAN
2 8 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 5 (12.50%) Wireless
4 4 (10.00%) VLAN
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) VoIP
5 3 (7.50%) FTP
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) DVB
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (5.00%) Intranet
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (5.00%) Modbus
7 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.50%) OpenFlow
7 1 (2.50%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Support
5 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) Swing
2 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) EDI
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) AS400
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) STB
2 2 (5.00%) IPTV
2 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.00%) MPEG
2 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) ERP
4 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.50%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Network Management
6 1 (2.50%) Android Development
6 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.50%) UML
6 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.50%) Online Security
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Tcl
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Siemens
4 2 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) RightFax
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Novell
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
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