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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.26% 1.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 7.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£155 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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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
43 66 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.08% 16.06% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 19
Average daily rate £300 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £231 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £378 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef