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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.75% - 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
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
37 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.96% 10.77% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +70.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £179 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
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 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 29 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) GSM
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) iPad
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) Local Government
4 2 (22.22%) MCDST
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) Handset
4 2 (22.22%) SMTP
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) GSM
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) SSH
3 2 (22.22%) TACACS
3 2 (22.22%) Telnet
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Handset
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCDST
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) VMware