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 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 76 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 29 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.56% 1.05% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.97% 7.02% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
Median daily rate £388 £270 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.51% +54.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
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
291 228 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.68% 14.98% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 108 48
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £473 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
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 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 May 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 May 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
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 37 (64.91%) DNS
3 24 (42.11%) DHCP
4 23 (40.35%) Cisco
5 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 16 (28.07%) ITIL
7 15 (26.32%) Linux
7 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) Firewall
9 12 (21.05%) SMTP
9 12 (21.05%) IBM
9 12 (21.05%) Unix
10 11 (19.30%) SNMP
11 10 (17.54%) VoIP
11 10 (17.54%) Oracle
11 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
12 9 (15.79%) FTP
12 9 (15.79%) SSL
12 9 (15.79%) HP
12 9 (15.79%) Middleware
13 8 (14.04%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (14.04%) OSPF
13 8 (14.04%) Remedy
13 8 (14.04%) BGP
13 8 (14.04%) Wireless
13 8 (14.04%) WAN
13 8 (14.04%) LAN
13 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.04%) DB2
13 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Application Server

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 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
2 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.77%) IIS
5 3 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.51%) Jetty
6 2 (3.51%) nginx
6 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.51%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 37 (64.91%) DNS
2 24 (42.11%) DHCP
3 13 (22.81%) Firewall
4 12 (21.05%) SMTP
5 11 (19.30%) SNMP
6 10 (17.54%) VoIP
7 9 (15.79%) FTP
7 9 (15.79%) SSL
8 8 (14.04%) BGP
8 8 (14.04%) LAN
8 8 (14.04%) OSPF
8 8 (14.04%) WAN
8 8 (14.04%) Wireless
9 7 (12.28%) HTTP
9 7 (12.28%) Network Security
10 6 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (10.53%) VPN
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (5.26%) MPLS
12 3 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) DB2
2 2 (3.51%) DataStage
2 2 (3.51%) MS Access
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Subversion
2 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.51%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) Toad
3 2 (3.51%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.51%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support
4 8 (14.04%) Field Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Field Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Help Desk Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (12.28%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) Middleware
2 8 (14.04%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (14.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (12.28%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) SOAP
5 2 (3.51%) .NET
5 2 (3.51%) J2EE
5 2 (3.51%) Servlets
6 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.75%) HTML
6 1 (1.75%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) iPhone
5 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Unix
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.53%) AIX
5 6 (10.53%) Solaris
5 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.75%) Android
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
2 8 (14.04%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (8.77%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (8.77%) SIEM
5 3 (5.26%) ITSM
5 3 (5.26%) Load Testing
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.26%) Use Case
6 2 (3.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) DevOps
6 2 (3.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.51%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) Perl
2 2 (3.51%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) CCNP
3 4 (7.02%) MCP
3 4 (7.02%) MCSA
4 2 (3.51%) CCIE
4 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) CEH
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) GIAC
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) QA
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.51%) DameWare
2 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.51%) Nagios
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.51%) WSUS
3 1 (1.75%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Cisco
2 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.05%) IBM
4 10 (17.54%) Oracle
5 9 (15.79%) HP
6 8 (14.04%) Remedy
7 7 (12.28%) Fortinet
7 7 (12.28%) ServiceNow
7 7 (12.28%) VMware
8 5 (8.77%) Citrix
9 4 (7.02%) Symantec
10 3 (5.26%) AlienVault
10 3 (5.26%) Aruba
10 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.26%) Juniper
10 3 (5.26%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.26%) Splunk
11 2 (3.51%) arcserve
11 2 (3.51%) Dell
11 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
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