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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 28 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.60% 1.32% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 6.45% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £238 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £346 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +24.13%
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
30 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 17.96% 20.53% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 11
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £30.00 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 6 (75.00%) Modbus
3 6 (75.00%) Siemens
3 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless

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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Modbus
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Siemens
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Sun