The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 40 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 35 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.55% - 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £18.98 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.70% +11.66%
TCP/IP
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 39 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.18% 10.48% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 25 5
Average daily rate £488 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +155.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £32.50 £10.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 25 (60.98%) Jenkins
3 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (58.54%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (58.54%) Java
4 19 (46.34%) HTTP
4 19 (46.34%) VMware
4 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (43.90%) IPsec
5 18 (43.90%) Configuration Management
5 18 (43.90%) SSL
5 18 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (41.46%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (41.46%) Google App Engine
6 17 (41.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) Apache
6 17 (41.46%) Google
7 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
7 16 (39.02%) Xen
7 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
7 16 (39.02%) .NET
7 16 (39.02%) J2EE
7 16 (39.02%) IIS
7 16 (39.02%) Servlets
7 16 (39.02%) FTP
7 16 (39.02%) DNS
7 16 (39.02%) DHCP
7 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (41.46%) Apache
2 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
2 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
2 16 (39.02%) Jetty
2 16 (39.02%) nginx
2 16 (39.02%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 24 (58.54%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (41.46%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (41.46%) Google App Engine
3 17 (41.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) HTTP
2 18 (43.90%) SSL
2 18 (43.90%) IPsec
3 16 (39.02%) FTP
3 16 (39.02%) DNS
3 16 (39.02%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (4.88%) BGP
4 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
2 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) FishEye
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
2 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Analyst
4 1 (2.44%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (2.44%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Release Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Web Analyst
4 1 (2.44%) Web Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Web Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
1 16 (39.02%) J2EE
1 16 (39.02%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Mainframe
1 8 (19.51%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) UNIX
2 12 (29.27%) Windows
3 8 (19.51%) AIX
3 8 (19.51%) Solaris
3 8 (19.51%) zOS
4 1 (2.44%) Fedora
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) Configuration Management
4 15 (36.59%) Open Source
5 11 (26.83%) DevOps
6 8 (19.51%) Change Management
7 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
7 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
7 7 (17.07%) Change Control
7 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (4.88%) ITIL
10 2 (4.88%) Validation
11 1 (2.44%) Refactoring
11 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) Perl
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) VB
3 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (39.02%) Xen
3 8 (19.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (19.51%) vCloud
4 2 (4.88%) QEMU
4 2 (4.88%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) Puppet
2 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (24.39%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.88%) MOM
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.44%) logstash
5 1 (2.44%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Google
3 8 (19.51%) HP
3 8 (19.51%) CA
4 7 (17.07%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Juniper
5 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.88%) Aruba
5 2 (4.88%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) Splunk
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat