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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 107 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.91% 2.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.80% 13.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 75 11 0
Median daily rate £320 £294 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
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
569 96 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.05% 16.24% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 46 40
Median daily rate £295 £275 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £239 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £348 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 14 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 77 (68.14%) Linux
2 69 (61.06%) Security Cleared
3 68 (60.18%) HP
4 67 (59.29%) Perl
5 66 (58.41%) Unix
6 58 (51.33%) Shell Script
6 58 (51.33%) SC Cleared
7 57 (50.44%) ITIL
8 56 (49.56%) Windows
9 55 (48.67%) SQL
10 50 (44.25%) CA
11 47 (41.59%) Windows Server
12 45 (39.82%) ServiceNow
12 45 (39.82%) Tivoli
12 45 (39.82%) VB
13 43 (38.05%) Oracle
13 43 (38.05%) SQL Server
14 42 (37.17%) BMC
15 41 (36.28%) SAN
16 38 (33.63%) MOM
17 36 (31.86%) DB2
18 34 (30.09%) HP SiteScope
19 33 (29.20%) DNS
20 28 (24.78%) Incident Management
21 25 (22.12%) Configuration Management
21 25 (22.12%) BPSS Clearance
22 23 (20.35%) Server Monitoring
22 23 (20.35%) Unit Testing
23 22 (19.47%) Mentoring
23 22 (19.47%) SSL

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 22 (19.47%) Apache
2 18 (15.93%) IIS
3 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.96%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.65%) nginx
6 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.77%) Jetty
6 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.77%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.28%) SAN
2 33 (29.20%) DNS
3 22 (19.47%) SSL
4 19 (16.81%) WAN
5 18 (15.93%) Firewall
5 18 (15.93%) iSCSI
6 12 (10.62%) FTP
7 8 (7.08%) HTTP
8 7 (6.19%) LDAP
9 4 (3.54%) DHCP
9 4 (3.54%) SNMP
10 3 (2.65%) Internet
11 2 (1.77%) IPsec
11 2 (1.77%) Skype
12 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.05%) SQL Server
2 36 (31.86%) DB2
3 8 (7.08%) MySQL
4 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Redis
5 1 (0.88%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (8.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.31%) ClearCase
2 6 (5.31%) StarTeam
3 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.65%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (11.50%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (7.96%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
3 8 (7.08%) SharePoint Engineer
4 7 (6.19%) Consultant
5 6 (5.31%) Subject Matter Expert
5 6 (5.31%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Linux Consultant
7 4 (3.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (2.65%) SharePoint Specialist
8 3 (2.65%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (2.65%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Unix Consultant
9 2 (1.77%) Collaboration Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) HPUX Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Web Consultant
9 2 (1.77%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) .NET
2 10 (8.85%) ISPF
2 10 (8.85%) XML
3 6 (5.31%) LAMP
4 3 (2.65%) J2EE
5 2 (1.77%) Servlets
6 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Mainframe
2 18 (15.93%) IBM Mainframe
3 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.08%) Clustering
5 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.14%) Linux
2 66 (58.41%) Unix
3 56 (49.56%) Windows
4 47 (41.59%) Windows Server
5 19 (16.81%) zOS
6 14 (12.39%) Solaris
7 10 (8.85%) MVS
8 8 (7.08%) AIX
9 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.65%) HPUX
11 2 (1.77%) CentOS
12 1 (0.88%) Debian
12 1 (0.88%) SUSE
12 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.44%) ITIL
2 28 (24.78%) Incident Management
3 25 (22.12%) Configuration Management
4 23 (20.35%) Server Monitoring
4 23 (20.35%) Unit Testing
5 22 (19.47%) Mentoring
6 15 (13.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (12.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (12.39%) Server Building
8 12 (10.62%) Change Management
9 11 (9.73%) Migration
10 10 (8.85%) Problem Management
10 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
11 9 (7.96%) Change Control
11 9 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (7.08%) DevOps
12 8 (7.08%) Validation
13 7 (6.19%) Operations Management
14 6 (5.31%) High Availability
14 6 (5.31%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.29%) Perl
2 58 (51.33%) Shell Script
3 55 (48.67%) SQL
4 45 (39.82%) VB
5 21 (18.58%) Bash Shell
6 20 (17.70%) C-shell
6 20 (17.70%) Korn
7 13 (11.50%) PowerShell
8 12 (10.62%) JCL
8 12 (10.62%) REXX
9 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
10 10 (8.85%) C#
10 10 (8.85%) Java
11 4 (3.54%) Python
12 1 (0.88%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 69 (61.06%) Security Cleared
2 58 (51.33%) SC Cleared
3 25 (22.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (18.58%) AAT
6 18 (15.93%) MCSE
7 10 (8.85%) MCSD
8 6 (5.31%) Degree
9 3 (2.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.65%) MCSA
10 1 (0.88%) CCNA
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) MCTS
10 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (17.70%) Samba
2 10 (8.85%) Time Sharing Option
2 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.08%) Firmware
4 7 (6.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 7 (6.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (6.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.77%) Xen
6 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.88%) Gluster
6 1 (0.88%) LXC
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 45 (39.82%) Tivoli
2 38 (33.63%) MOM
3 34 (30.09%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (6.19%) NetBackup
5 7 (6.19%) Puppet
6 6 (5.31%) Control-M
7 4 (3.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (3.54%) SCCM
8 3 (2.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.77%) SCOM
9 2 (1.77%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.77%) WSUS
10 1 (0.88%) Graphite
10 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.88%) logstash
10 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (60.18%) HP
2 50 (44.25%) CA
3 45 (39.82%) ServiceNow
4 43 (38.05%) Oracle
5 42 (37.17%) BMC
6 21 (18.58%) VMware
7 18 (15.93%) IBM
8 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.08%) Red Hat
10 7 (6.19%) Citrix
10 7 (6.19%) Veritas
11 3 (2.65%) Altiris
11 3 (2.65%) SAP
12 2 (1.77%) Google
12 2 (1.77%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.77%) Symantec
13 1 (0.88%) SaltStack