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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 21 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.13% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.86% 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Average daily rate £463 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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
88 49 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.13% 15.08% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 34
Average daily rate £400 £413 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +68.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £184 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £26.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 - £28.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 32 (82.05%) Java
3 30 (76.92%) HTTP
4 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
4 29 (74.36%) SSL
4 29 (74.36%) Configuration Management
5 28 (71.79%) .NET
5 28 (71.79%) J2EE
5 28 (71.79%) Apache
5 28 (71.79%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (69.23%) DNS
6 27 (69.23%) DHCP
6 27 (69.23%) Jenkins
7 26 (66.67%) Tomcat
7 26 (66.67%) IIS
7 26 (66.67%) Jetty
7 26 (66.67%) nginx
7 26 (66.67%) VMware
7 26 (66.67%) WebSphere
8 25 (64.10%) Xen
8 25 (64.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (64.10%) Servlets
9 24 (61.54%) FTP
9 24 (61.54%) IPsec
10 20 (51.28%) Windows
11 17 (43.59%) DevOps
11 17 (43.59%) Web Operations
12 15 (38.46%) AIX
12 15 (38.46%) Solaris
12 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 28 (71.79%) Apache
2 26 (66.67%) IIS
2 26 (66.67%) Jetty
2 26 (66.67%) nginx
2 26 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 26 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle 10gAS
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (28.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (25.64%) PowerExchange
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (2.56%) Confluence
6 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 13 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) HTTP
2 29 (74.36%) SSL
3 27 (69.23%) DHCP
3 27 (69.23%) DNS
4 24 (61.54%) FTP
4 24 (61.54%) IPsec
5 2 (5.13%) Internet
5 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (28.21%) PowerCenter
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (12.82%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.21%) Log4j
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) FishEye
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Web Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Developer
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Web Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) .NET
1 28 (71.79%) J2EE
2 25 (64.10%) Servlets
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 20 (51.28%) Windows
3 15 (38.46%) AIX
3 15 (38.46%) Solaris
4 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Unix
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.26%) zOS
7 1 (2.56%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) Fedora
7 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Configuration Management
2 28 (71.79%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (43.59%) DevOps
3 17 (43.59%) Web Operations
4 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) Automated Testing
5 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.38%) CRM
7 4 (10.26%) Change Control
7 4 (10.26%) Change Management
7 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.26%) Open Source
7 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.56%) Document Management
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.26%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 25 (64.10%) Xen
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) DameWare
3 1 (2.56%) logstash
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) Google
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (30.77%) Informatica
5 11 (28.21%) Axway
5 11 (28.21%) Genesys
6 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
7 7 (17.95%) SAP
8 6 (15.38%) Siebel
8 6 (15.38%) Sun
9 4 (10.26%) CA
9 4 (10.26%) HP
9 4 (10.26%) IBM
10 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.56%) Splunk