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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 73 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.90% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.38% 6.85% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -28.57%
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
167 146 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.02% 13.19% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 69 87
Average daily rate £316 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 22
Average hourly rate £21.25 £14.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £25.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 2 £369 -
Stockport - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (34.78%) MCSE
4 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) zOS
6 5 (21.74%) SAN
6 5 (21.74%) DHCP
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) LAN
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) MQSeries
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
7 4 (17.39%) CA
7 4 (17.39%) CCNA
7 4 (17.39%) MVS
8 3 (13.04%) VoIP
8 3 (13.04%) HTTP
8 3 (13.04%) IBM
8 3 (13.04%) HP
8 3 (13.04%) Dell
8 3 (13.04%) Apache
8 3 (13.04%) SQL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) MQSeries
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) Jetty
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) HTTP
6 2 (8.70%) OSPF
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) FTP
7 1 (4.35%) DWDM
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.35%) PBX
7 1 (4.35%) ISDN
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) Tandem
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) zOS
3 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) MVS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.70%) HPUX
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) DevOps
2 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.70%) Information Security
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
3 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (34.78%) MCSE
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) MCITP
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCEA
6 1 (4.35%) CCNP
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.35%) CCEE
6 1 (4.35%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.35%) RACF
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) CA
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) Sun
5 2 (8.70%) StorageTek
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Nortel
6 1 (4.35%) Wyse
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.35%) AppSense
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