The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 31 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 17 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.07% 1.00% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.31% 13.04% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £300 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -28.57%
TCP/IP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.31% 7.69% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 13
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £348 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £10.00 £19.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £10.00 £19.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brighton -1 11 £413 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Hove - - - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) DNS
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Clustering
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) DHCP
4 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) SAN
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (45.45%) HP
6 10 (45.45%) Juniper
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco
7 9 (40.91%) LDAP
8 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 7 (31.82%) LAN
9 7 (31.82%) WAN
9 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (31.82%) VLAN
10 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (27.27%) NAS
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (27.27%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) MCSE
11 5 (22.73%) Apache
11 5 (22.73%) ITIL
11 5 (22.73%) UNIX
11 5 (22.73%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Apache
3 5 (22.73%) SAS
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) DNS
2 12 (54.55%) DHCP
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) SAN
4 9 (40.91%) LDAP
5 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) VLAN
6 6 (27.27%) NAS
7 5 (22.73%) VoIP
7 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
8 3 (13.64%) MPLS
9 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
9 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
9 2 (9.09%) HSRP
9 2 (9.09%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) VPLS
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (9.09%) Wireless
9 2 (9.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Trac
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) AIX
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) SUSE
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 4 (18.18%) Document Management
2 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCSE
2 5 (22.73%) CCNA
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (18.18%) SCSA
3 4 (18.18%) Sun Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCIE
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Veritas File System
2 5 (22.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (22.73%) vCloud
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) HP
3 10 (45.45%) Juniper
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 5 (22.73%) Veritas
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 4 (18.18%) Avaya
6 4 (18.18%) Sun
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint