The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / North East
Rank 53 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 39 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.12% 3.04% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.40% 24.32% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 3
Median daily rate £375 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £297 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £531 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
201 111 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.22% 12.51% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 56 64
Median daily rate £328 £405 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £295 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the North East region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the North East region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 32 £393 -12.77% 1
Northumberland 0 1 - -
Durham - 1 - - 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 North East region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 98 (77.78%) Linux
2 82 (65.08%) Unix
3 75 (59.52%) Windows
4 71 (56.35%) Security Cleared
5 70 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 63 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 62 (49.21%) ITIL
8 59 (46.83%) SQL
9 56 (44.44%) Perl
10 48 (38.10%) Oracle
11 44 (34.92%) Shell Script
12 43 (34.13%) VB
12 43 (34.13%) HP
13 42 (33.33%) Apache
13 42 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
14 37 (29.37%) DNS
15 36 (28.57%) Cisco
15 36 (28.57%) Solaris
16 34 (26.98%) Tomcat
16 34 (26.98%) J2EE
16 34 (26.98%) Firewall
16 34 (26.98%) Clustering
17 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
18 32 (25.40%) Tivoli
18 32 (25.40%) High Availability
19 31 (24.60%) Veritas
20 29 (23.02%) Red Hat
20 29 (23.02%) F5
21 28 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
21 28 (22.22%) Load Balancing

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 42 (33.33%) Apache
2 34 (26.98%) Tomcat
3 28 (22.22%) iPlanet
3 28 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 27 (21.43%) JBoss
4 27 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
5 11 (8.73%) IIS
6 6 (4.76%) Jetty
6 6 (4.76%) Mongrel
6 6 (4.76%) nginx
6 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.76%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.17%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.17%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.59%) SAS
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 6 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.97%) HP Helion
2 5 (3.97%) Office 365
3 4 (3.17%) IaaS
3 4 (3.17%) PaaS
3 4 (3.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.37%) DNS
2 34 (26.98%) Firewall
3 26 (20.63%) DHCP
4 12 (9.52%) SAN
5 11 (8.73%) SSL
6 10 (7.94%) HTTP
7 9 (7.14%) Internet
7 9 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 9 (7.14%) WAN
8 8 (6.35%) IPsec
8 8 (6.35%) LDAP
9 7 (5.56%) FTP
10 5 (3.97%) LAN
11 4 (3.17%) NAS
11 4 (3.17%) Skype
12 3 (2.38%) SNMP
13 2 (1.59%) BGP
13 2 (1.59%) OSPF
13 2 (1.59%) VPN
14 1 (0.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) DB2
2 8 (6.35%) MySQL
3 2 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (0.79%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.73%) Travis CI
3 6 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 6 (4.76%) StarTeam
4 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (0.79%) German Language
1 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
1 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 17 (13.49%) Automation Engineer
3 16 (12.70%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Migration Engineer
5 10 (7.94%) Administrator
6 9 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Product Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Products Support Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Solaris Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (5.56%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) HPUX Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Project Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.97%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.17%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.98%) J2EE
2 8 (6.35%) LAMP
3 6 (4.76%) .NET
3 6 (4.76%) Servlets
4 3 (2.38%) Web Services
5 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.98%) Clustering
2 11 (8.73%) IBM Mainframe
2 11 (8.73%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 98 (77.78%) Linux
2 82 (65.08%) Unix
3 75 (59.52%) Windows
4 70 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 36 (28.57%) Solaris
6 25 (19.84%) AIX
7 17 (13.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (13.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (11.90%) HPUX
8 15 (11.90%) Windows 7
9 13 (10.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (8.73%) zOS
12 10 (7.94%) SUSE
13 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
14 3 (2.38%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.79%) OS/2
15 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.21%) ITIL
2 32 (25.40%) High Availability
3 28 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 24 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
5 14 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 13 (10.32%) Change Management
6 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (10.32%) DevOps
6 13 (10.32%) Incident Management
7 12 (9.52%) Change Control
7 12 (9.52%) Migration
8 11 (8.73%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (7.94%) Quality Management
10 9 (7.14%) Open Source
10 9 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.35%) Web Operations
12 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.97%) Kanban
13 5 (3.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.83%) SQL
2 56 (44.44%) Perl
3 44 (34.92%) Shell Script
4 43 (34.13%) VB
5 16 (12.70%) Java
5 16 (12.70%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.35%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.35%) C-shell
6 8 (6.35%) Korn
7 6 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (2.38%) VBScript
9 2 (1.59%) C#
9 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.79%) JCL
10 1 (0.79%) REXX
Qualifications
1 71 (56.35%) Security Cleared
2 63 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (7.94%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.38%) MCSA
7 3 (2.38%) MCSE
8 2 (1.59%) MCP
8 2 (1.59%) MCTS
9 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
3 2 (1.59%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 26 (20.63%) Active Directory
3 20 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.35%) Samba
4 8 (6.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 6 (4.76%) Xen
6 5 (3.97%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.38%) Firmware
8 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.38%) vSphere
9 2 (1.59%) NFS
10 1 (0.79%) KVM
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 42 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
2 32 (25.40%) Tivoli
3 14 (11.11%) SCCM
4 13 (10.32%) Puppet
5 12 (9.52%) MOM
6 7 (5.56%) Control-M
7 6 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.97%) Ansible
8 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (3.17%) Backup Exec
10 3 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (2.38%) WSUS
11 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (38.10%) Oracle
2 43 (34.13%) HP
3 36 (28.57%) Cisco
4 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 31 (24.60%) Veritas
6 29 (23.02%) F5
6 29 (23.02%) Red Hat
7 28 (22.22%) Sun
8 26 (20.63%) VMware
9 17 (13.49%) CA
10 9 (7.14%) IBM
10 9 (7.14%) ServiceNow
11 8 (6.35%) BMC
12 6 (4.76%) Google
13 5 (3.97%) SaltStack
14 4 (3.17%) Lotus
14 4 (3.17%) Symantec
15 3 (2.38%) Citrix
15 3 (2.38%) Dell
16 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
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