The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 34 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.83% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.14% 9.05% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 4
Median daily rate £375 £445 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £305 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
TCP/IP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
280 210 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.06% 11.73% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 110 88
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 21
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -43.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £335 - 1
Stockport - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £375 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) DNS
3 25 (40.32%) Cisco
4 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
5 20 (32.26%) Linux
6 19 (30.65%) ITIL
7 15 (24.19%) Firewall
7 15 (24.19%) DHCP
7 15 (24.19%) VMware
8 13 (20.97%) WAN
8 13 (20.97%) LAN
8 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
9 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
9 11 (17.74%) Oracle
10 10 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (16.13%) Remedy
10 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.52%) FTP
11 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
11 9 (14.52%) ServiceNow
11 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
12 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.90%) VLAN
12 8 (12.90%) VoIP
13 7 (11.29%) HTTP
13 7 (11.29%) MS Office
13 7 (11.29%) Unix
13 7 (11.29%) Citrix
13 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
14 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (8.06%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.84%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.61%) Jetty
6 1 (1.61%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Office 365
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.61%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.00%) DNS
2 15 (24.19%) DHCP
2 15 (24.19%) Firewall
3 13 (20.97%) LAN
3 13 (20.97%) WAN
4 9 (14.52%) FTP
5 8 (12.90%) VLAN
5 8 (12.90%) VoIP
6 7 (11.29%) HTTP
7 6 (9.68%) BGP
7 6 (9.68%) EIGRP
7 6 (9.68%) MPLS
7 6 (9.68%) OSPF
7 6 (9.68%) SAN
8 5 (8.06%) BIG-IP
8 5 (8.06%) NetScreen
8 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (6.45%) VPN
10 3 (4.84%) ATM
10 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) DB2
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) GIS
3 2 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (1.61%) DataStage
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.23%) Toad
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.61%) Burp Suite
4 1 (1.61%) GoCD
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Support Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Desktop Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Desktop Support
3 9 (14.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Field Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Help Desk Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Help Desk Support
3 9 (14.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Field Support Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Help Desk Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (8.06%) SOAP
3 3 (4.84%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (4.84%) MCollective
3 3 (4.84%) Middleware
3 3 (4.84%) Web Services
4 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.61%) EJB
5 1 (1.61%) J2EE
5 1 (1.61%) Java EE
5 1 (1.61%) JSF
5 1 (1.61%) JSP
5 1 (1.61%) OpenEmbedded
5 1 (1.61%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.61%) Servlets
5 1 (1.61%) Spring
5 1 (1.61%) WebKit
5 1 (1.61%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.61%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) iPhone
4 1 (1.61%) STB
4 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) Linux
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.29%) Unix
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) Android
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
8 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.06%) DevOps
3 5 (8.06%) ERP
3 5 (8.06%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (8.06%) Test Management
4 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.84%) Network Design
5 3 (4.84%) SDLC
5 3 (4.84%) Validation
6 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.23%) Change Management
6 2 (3.23%) Defect Management
6 2 (3.23%) ITSM
6 2 (3.23%) Load Testing
6 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) C++
2 5 (8.06%) Ruby
3 4 (6.45%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) Perl
3 4 (6.45%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.61%) Jython
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.68%) CCNP
3 4 (6.45%) CCIE
3 4 (6.45%) CCNA
4 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) MCP
4 3 (4.84%) MCSE
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.61%) CASP
6 1 (1.61%) CISSP
6 1 (1.61%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.06%) XenApp
3 2 (3.23%) Dovecot
3 2 (3.23%) Postfix
3 2 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (1.61%) Firmware
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.23%) DameWare
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) Packer
4 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.61%) Terraform
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Cisco
2 15 (24.19%) VMware
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.74%) Oracle
5 10 (16.13%) Remedy
6 9 (14.52%) ServiceNow
7 7 (11.29%) Citrix
8 6 (9.68%) IBM
9 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.06%) F5
9 5 (8.06%) Fortinet
9 5 (8.06%) Juniper
10 4 (6.45%) HP
11 3 (4.84%) Dell
11 3 (4.84%) Intel Security
11 3 (4.84%) Symantec
12 2 (3.23%) arcserve
12 2 (3.23%) LexisNexis
12 2 (3.23%) Trend Micro
13 1 (1.61%) Nagra
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