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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 72 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 40 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.19% 1.07% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.70% 8.66% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 5
Median daily rate £400 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £381 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+93.30% -8.62%
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
292 231 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.96% 12.31% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 131 103
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 16
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.94 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Salford - 7 £498 - 1
Bolton - 1 £335 - 1
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £375 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Linux
3 26 (40.63%) DNS
4 24 (37.50%) Firewall
5 23 (35.94%) LAN
5 23 (35.94%) WAN
6 19 (29.69%) Cisco
6 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
7 17 (26.56%) VMware
8 16 (25.00%) Unix
9 15 (23.44%) VoIP
9 15 (23.44%) DHCP
10 14 (21.88%) IBM
11 13 (20.31%) VPN
11 13 (20.31%) ITIL
12 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
12 11 (17.19%) Oracle
12 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
13 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.06%) FTP
14 9 (14.06%) CISSP
14 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
14 9 (14.06%) VLAN
14 9 (14.06%) Splunk
14 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
15 8 (12.50%) ELK Stack
15 8 (12.50%) SANS
15 8 (12.50%) QRadar
15 8 (12.50%) Network Monitoring

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 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.81%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.69%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) CICS
6 1 (1.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.56%) Jetty
6 1 (1.56%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.56%) nginx
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) DNS
2 24 (37.50%) Firewall
3 23 (35.94%) LAN
3 23 (35.94%) WAN
4 15 (23.44%) DHCP
4 15 (23.44%) VoIP
5 13 (20.31%) VPN
6 9 (14.06%) FTP
6 9 (14.06%) VLAN
7 8 (12.50%) HTTP
8 7 (10.94%) BGP
8 7 (10.94%) EIGRP
8 7 (10.94%) OSPF
9 6 (9.38%) MPLS
9 6 (9.38%) NetScreen
9 6 (9.38%) SAN
10 5 (7.81%) BIG-IP
10 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (4.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) Redis
3 4 (6.25%) DB2
4 3 (4.69%) MS Access
4 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.13%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) OrientDB
6 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.69%) Toad
3 2 (3.13%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.56%) Burp Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.56%) Firebug
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) GoCD
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) JMeter
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) The Grinder
4 1 (1.56%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) French Language
5 1 (1.56%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Security Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support
4 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) IT Support
5 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) OAT Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) ELK Stack
2 7 (10.94%) Web Services
3 6 (9.38%) SOAP
3 6 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.25%) RESTful
5 3 (4.69%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (4.69%) MCollective
6 2 (3.13%) .NET
6 2 (3.13%) 802.1X
6 2 (3.13%) HTML
6 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 2 (3.13%) OpenEmbedded
6 2 (3.13%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.13%) WebKit
6 2 (3.13%) Yocto
7 1 (1.56%) EJB
7 1 (1.56%) J2EE
7 1 (1.56%) JSP
7 1 (1.56%) Servlets
7 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.69%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Digital TV
5 2 (3.13%) STB
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.56%) VSAM
6 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Linux
3 16 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.69%) Android
7 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.56%) AIX
9 1 (1.56%) CentOS
9 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (10.94%) Information Security
5 6 (9.38%) Open Source
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.81%) DevOps
6 5 (7.81%) ERP
6 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.81%) SIEM
6 5 (7.81%) Test Management
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.25%) Security Operations
7 4 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Python
2 6 (9.38%) C++
2 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 5 (7.81%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Ruby
4 4 (6.25%) Perl
5 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.13%) C
6 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.56%) COBOL
7 1 (1.56%) JCL
7 1 (1.56%) Jython
7 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (14.06%) CISSP
2 8 (12.50%) SANS
2 8 (12.50%) SSCP
3 6 (9.38%) CCNP
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) CCIE
5 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.69%) CCNA
6 3 (4.69%) Degree
6 3 (4.69%) MCSE
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.13%) ISEB
7 2 (3.13%) MCP
8 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.56%) CASP
8 1 (1.56%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) XenApp
4 2 (3.13%) Dovecot
4 2 (3.13%) Postfix
4 2 (3.13%) Samba
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Docker
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) QRadar
2 5 (7.81%) Puppet
3 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (6.25%) Kibana
3 4 (6.25%) logstash
4 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.69%) RSA enVision
4 3 (4.69%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.13%) DameWare
5 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.13%) SCCM
6 1 (1.56%) Ansible
6 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.56%) Packer
6 1 (1.56%) Terraform
6 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Cisco
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 14 (21.88%) IBM
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle
5 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.06%) Splunk
7 8 (12.50%) Apple
7 8 (12.50%) LogRhythm
8 6 (9.38%) Citrix
8 6 (9.38%) F5
8 6 (9.38%) Juniper
9 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (7.81%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.81%) HP
9 5 (7.81%) Remedy
9 5 (7.81%) ServiceNow
10 4 (6.25%) Intel Security
11 3 (4.69%) Dell
12 2 (3.13%) CA
12 2 (3.13%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
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