The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.15% 15.91% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 70.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £280 £293 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% -35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -10.00%
TCP/IP
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 14.17% 22.73% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 1
Median daily rate £280 £284 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.32% -36.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £28.75 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.96% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £11.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £13.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Modbus
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Documentum
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) Modbus
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Sun