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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.17% 5.96% 17.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Average hourly rate - £28.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -26.82%
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
11 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.97% 17.88% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £360 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -21.42%
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 Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 4 (40.00%) LDAP
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
5 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) PKI
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Back Office
7 2 (20.00%) AS400
7 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Fat Client

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
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