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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 45 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 54 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.66% 1.19% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.70% 9.89% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 4
Average daily rate £320 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
TCP/IP
England

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
305 91 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.32% 12.07% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 54 41
Average daily rate £290 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 6
Average hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.63 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.20 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 47 £320 +16.36% 7
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 65 (83.33%) Linux
2 43 (55.13%) Windows
3 38 (48.72%) Unix
4 35 (44.87%) Perl
5 34 (43.59%) Oracle
5 34 (43.59%) Shell Script
6 31 (39.74%) Configuration Management
7 30 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 29 (37.18%) Windows Server
8 29 (37.18%) SQL
8 29 (37.18%) DNS
8 29 (37.18%) CA
9 28 (35.90%) Apache
10 26 (33.33%) Tivoli
10 26 (33.33%) HTTP
11 25 (32.05%) SSL
11 25 (32.05%) HP
12 24 (30.77%) Java
12 24 (30.77%) ITIL
12 24 (30.77%) VB
12 24 (30.77%) SC Cleared
13 23 (29.49%) Unit Testing
13 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (29.49%) ServiceNow
13 23 (29.49%) BMC
14 21 (26.92%) SAN
14 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
15 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
16 19 (24.36%) .NET
16 19 (24.36%) J2EE

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (35.90%) Apache
2 16 (20.51%) IIS
2 16 (20.51%) Tomcat
3 15 (19.23%) Jetty
3 15 (19.23%) nginx
3 15 (19.23%) WebSphere
4 11 (14.10%) Oracle 10gAS
4 11 (14.10%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (14.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (14.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (12.82%) PowerExchange
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.56%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.18%) DNS
2 26 (33.33%) HTTP
3 25 (32.05%) SSL
4 21 (26.92%) SAN
5 19 (24.36%) FTP
6 18 (23.08%) DHCP
7 13 (16.67%) IPsec
8 9 (11.54%) Firewall
8 9 (11.54%) iSCSI
8 9 (11.54%) WAN
9 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.08%) DB2
3 12 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (14.10%) PowerCenter
5 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (6.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
1 16 (20.51%) Travis CI
2 11 (14.10%) Log4j
3 1 (1.28%) MSI
General
1 3 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (11.54%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Consultant
4 6 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (5.13%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (3.85%) Web Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) WebOps Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Web Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Subject Matter Expert
7 2 (2.56%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) .NET
1 19 (24.36%) J2EE
2 14 (17.95%) Servlets
3 6 (7.69%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
1 12 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 65 (83.33%) Linux
2 43 (55.13%) Windows
3 38 (48.72%) Unix
4 29 (37.18%) Windows Server
5 17 (21.79%) Solaris
6 16 (20.51%) AIX
7 13 (16.67%) zOS
8 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.69%) MVS
10 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.28%) CentOS
12 1 (1.28%) Debian
12 1 (1.28%) SUSE
12 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Configuration Management
2 24 (30.77%) ITIL
3 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (29.49%) Unit Testing
4 15 (19.23%) DevOps
5 14 (17.95%) Incident Management
6 13 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 12 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
8 11 (14.10%) Web Operations
9 10 (12.82%) Change Management
10 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.97%) Open Source
12 7 (8.97%) Problem Management
12 7 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.69%) CRM
14 5 (6.41%) Operations Management
15 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (5.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Perl
2 34 (43.59%) Shell Script
3 29 (37.18%) SQL
4 24 (30.77%) Java
4 24 (30.77%) VB
5 12 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.10%) C-shell
6 11 (14.10%) Korn
7 8 (10.26%) JCL
7 8 (10.26%) REXX
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 24 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) AAT
4 9 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.95%) Xen
3 11 (14.10%) Samba
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
6 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (6.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (2.56%) Firmware
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.28%) vSphere
8 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 19 (24.36%) MOM
3 17 (21.79%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (8.97%) Puppet
5 5 (6.41%) Control-M
6 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.28%) SCCM
6 1 (1.28%) SCOM
6 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.28%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Oracle
2 29 (37.18%) CA
3 25 (32.05%) HP
4 23 (29.49%) BMC
4 23 (29.49%) ServiceNow
5 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.79%) VMware
7 12 (15.38%) IBM
7 12 (15.38%) Informatica
8 11 (14.10%) Axway
8 11 (14.10%) Genesys
9 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
10 7 (8.97%) SAP
11 6 (7.69%) Siebel
11 6 (7.69%) Sun
12 2 (2.56%) Citrix
12 2 (2.56%) Google
13 1 (1.28%) Veritas
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