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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 15 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.08% 5.56% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 34.62% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £250 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.52% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.84%

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
22 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.64% 16.05% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
Median daily rate £255 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £385 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Dell
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) VBScript
4 5 (50.00%) Sun
4 5 (50.00%) EPoS
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 2 (20.00%) Siemens
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Modbus
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Dell
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Siemens
5 1 (10.00%) VMware