The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 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 Erskine 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.75% 12.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 30.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate £319 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 28.75% 41.07% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 2
Average daily rate £324 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.88% +3.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
TCP/IP
Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

TCP/IP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) StarTeam
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Borland

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Borland