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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 41 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.28% 0.35% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.13% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£263 - £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -11.76%
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
40 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.82% 11.27% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 14
Average daily rate £275 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.31 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.74% +1.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -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
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 24 April 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 -3 4 £263 - 5
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) DNS
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) Clustering
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
6 9 (42.86%) DHCP
6 9 (42.86%) LDAP
6 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (38.10%) HP
8 7 (33.33%) Juniper
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) Apache
9 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 6 (28.57%) LAN
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) UNIX
9 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 5 (23.81%) Veritas
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Solaris
10 5 (23.81%) IBM
10 5 (23.81%) Veritas File System
10 5 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) SAS
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) SAN
4 9 (42.86%) DHCP
4 9 (42.86%) LDAP
5 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) NAS
6 4 (19.05%) VLAN
7 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
8 2 (9.52%) Network Security
8 2 (9.52%) MPLS
9 1 (4.76%) OSPF
9 1 (4.76%) BGP
9 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
9 1 (4.76%) Wireless
9 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.76%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Trac
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) AIX
6 3 (14.29%) SUSE
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
1 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) Document Management
2 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) CRM
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
3 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SCSA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Veritas File System
3 5 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (14.29%) vCloud
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) vMotion
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) HP
4 7 (33.33%) Juniper
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 5 (23.81%) Veritas
6 5 (23.81%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
7 4 (19.05%) Sun
8 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
8 2 (9.52%) Avaya
9 1 (4.76%) F5
9 1 (4.76%) Fortinet