The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 26 35
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.58% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.25% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.49% -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.34
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 16 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.64% 9.30% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 35
Average daily rate £347 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £10.63 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+205.88% -19.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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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 23 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) HP