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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 60 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.40% 3.57% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.21% 26.74% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 2
Median daily rate £310 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +48.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £533 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £324
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +10.96%

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
131 86 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.64% 13.33% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 49 23
Median daily rate £345 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £266 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 27 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 72 (77.42%) Linux
2 65 (69.89%) Unix
3 59 (63.44%) Windows
4 55 (59.14%) Security Cleared
4 55 (59.14%) Windows Server
5 51 (54.84%) ITIL
5 51 (54.84%) SQL
6 50 (53.76%) SC Cleared
7 33 (35.48%) HP SiteScope
7 33 (35.48%) Perl
7 33 (35.48%) VB
7 33 (35.48%) Shell Script
7 33 (35.48%) Clustering
8 32 (34.41%) J2EE
8 32 (34.41%) Oracle
8 32 (34.41%) Apache
8 32 (34.41%) Tomcat
9 30 (32.26%) Firewall
9 30 (32.26%) Veritas
9 30 (32.26%) High Availability
10 29 (31.18%) HP
10 29 (31.18%) Cisco
11 28 (30.11%) F5
12 27 (29.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 27 (29.03%) Load Balancing
12 27 (29.03%) Sun
12 27 (29.03%) Solaris
12 27 (29.03%) WebLogic
12 27 (29.03%) iPlanet
13 26 (27.96%) JBoss

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 32 (34.41%) Apache
1 32 (34.41%) Tomcat
2 27 (29.03%) iPlanet
2 27 (29.03%) WebLogic
3 26 (27.96%) JBoss
3 26 (27.96%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (10.75%) IIS
5 5 (5.38%) Jetty
5 5 (5.38%) Mongrel
5 5 (5.38%) nginx
5 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.15%) SAS
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.38%) Google App Engine
1 5 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (5.38%) HP Helion
2 4 (4.30%) IaaS
2 4 (4.30%) PaaS
2 4 (4.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.26%) Firewall
2 22 (23.66%) DNS
3 19 (20.43%) DHCP
4 10 (10.75%) HTTP
5 9 (9.68%) SSL
6 6 (6.45%) IPsec
7 5 (5.38%) FTP
8 4 (4.30%) Internet
8 4 (4.30%) NAS
9 1 (1.08%) BGP
9 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.08%) MPLS
9 1 (1.08%) OSPF
9 1 (1.08%) SAN
9 1 (1.08%) SNMP
9 1 (1.08%) VPN
9 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) DB2
3 2 (2.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.08%) EDMS
4 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.38%) Travis CI
3 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.08%) Games
1 1 (1.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.98%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (13.98%) Migration Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Product Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Products Support Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Solaris Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Project Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) SCCM Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.23%) Mainframe Support
10 2 (2.15%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.41%) J2EE
2 5 (5.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) Servlets
3 4 (4.30%) Web Services
4 2 (2.15%) CSS
4 2 (2.15%) XML
5 1 (1.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.08%) HTML5
5 1 (1.08%) JSON
5 1 (1.08%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.48%) Clustering
2 10 (10.75%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (10.75%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 72 (77.42%) Linux
2 65 (69.89%) Unix
3 59 (63.44%) Windows
4 55 (59.14%) Windows Server
5 27 (29.03%) Solaris
6 23 (24.73%) AIX
7 16 (17.20%) Windows 7
8 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (10.75%) HPUX
9 10 (10.75%) SUSE
9 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (10.75%) zOS
10 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
13 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.08%) Android
14 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.84%) ITIL
2 30 (32.26%) High Availability
3 27 (29.03%) Load Balancing
4 17 (18.28%) Server Monitoring
5 14 (15.05%) Problem Management
6 13 (13.98%) Migration
6 13 (13.98%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (12.90%) Change Control
7 12 (12.90%) Change Management
7 12 (12.90%) Incident Management
8 10 (10.75%) Quality Management
9 8 (8.60%) Open Source
10 7 (7.53%) DevOps
11 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.30%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (4.30%) Data Management
12 4 (4.30%) Validation
13 3 (3.23%) Asset Management
13 3 (3.23%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) SQL
2 33 (35.48%) Perl
2 33 (35.48%) Shell Script
2 33 (35.48%) VB
3 17 (18.28%) Java
4 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.23%) VBScript
6 2 (2.15%) C#
6 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (59.14%) Security Cleared
2 50 (53.76%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (10.75%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.23%) MCSA
7 3 (3.23%) MCSE
8 1 (1.08%) MCP
8 1 (1.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.15%) QA
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 21 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.38%) Xen
6 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (3.23%) vSphere
8 1 (1.08%) Docker
8 1 (1.08%) Firmware
8 1 (1.08%) KVM
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.08%) NFS
8 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (35.48%) HP SiteScope
2 21 (22.58%) Tivoli
3 15 (16.13%) SCCM
4 7 (7.53%) Control-M
4 7 (7.53%) Puppet
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (5.38%) MOM
6 3 (3.23%) WSUS
7 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (2.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Oracle
2 30 (32.26%) Veritas
3 29 (31.18%) Cisco
3 29 (31.18%) HP
4 28 (30.11%) F5
5 27 (29.03%) Sun
6 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
7 22 (23.66%) Red Hat
8 12 (12.90%) CA
9 11 (11.83%) VMware
10 8 (8.60%) IBM
11 5 (5.38%) Google
12 4 (4.30%) ServiceNow
13 3 (3.23%) BMC
13 3 (3.23%) Dell
14 2 (2.15%) Citrix
15 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
15 1 (1.08%) Convergys
15 1 (1.08%) Juniper
15 1 (1.08%) NetApp