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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 16 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.64% 16.46% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 66.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Median daily rate £263 £293 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -24.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £293 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -21.81%

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
21 39 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 19.09% 24.68% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 5
Median daily rate £263 £293 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £293 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 January 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Modbus
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco

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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Documentum
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
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
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) 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%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Siemens
2 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco