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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 17 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.01% 2.98% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 23.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
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
19 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 14.29% 12.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
Average daily rate £275 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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
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 16 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Lotus
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (75.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle