The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Sussex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 37 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.32% 2.84% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 18.75% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -11.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.65% 15.17% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 13
Average daily rate £350 £500 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Average hourly rate £21.31 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.50 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.33 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -12 1 - - 2
Crowborough - - - -
Lewes - - - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) SUSE
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (62.50%) Puppet
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) CCNA
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (25.00%) PBX
7 2 (25.00%) VoIP
7 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) DPNSS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) PBX
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) IPv4
6 1 (12.50%) IPv6
6 1 (12.50%) CTI
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) SSH
6 1 (12.50%) IMAP
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (12.50%) DPNSS
6 1 (12.50%) QSIG
6 1 (12.50%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) IVR
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) SUSE
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (12.50%) Debian
7 1 (12.50%) Gentoo
7 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) AWK
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
1 1 (12.50%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCVP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Reuters
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 1 (12.50%) CQG
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Verint