The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 27 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.36% 1.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
TCP/IP
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.18% 16.33% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 11
Median daily rate £410 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £163 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Liverpool region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Liverpool region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) Telnet
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) Telnet
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Sun
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft