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 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 50 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 76 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.25% 2.37% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.70% 15.71% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 15 0
Median daily rate £320 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +201.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +20.00%
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
484 140 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.43% 15.05% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 57 53
Median daily rate £300 £294 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £245 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 28 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.64 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.60% +45.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £33.00 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 74 £320 -8.57% 1
Durham +8 1 - - 1
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 North East region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 90 (69.23%) Linux
2 78 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 77 (59.23%) Perl
4 76 (58.46%) Unix
5 74 (56.92%) HP
6 67 (51.54%) Windows
7 66 (50.77%) Shell Script
8 65 (50.00%) ITIL
9 63 (48.46%) SQL
9 63 (48.46%) SC Cleared
10 58 (44.62%) Windows Server
10 58 (44.62%) CA
11 53 (40.77%) Tivoli
11 53 (40.77%) VB
12 52 (40.00%) Oracle
13 50 (38.46%) ServiceNow
14 49 (37.69%) SQL Server
14 49 (37.69%) BMC
15 44 (33.85%) MOM
15 44 (33.85%) SAN
16 42 (32.31%) DB2
17 41 (31.54%) HP SiteScope
18 36 (27.69%) DNS
19 31 (23.85%) BPSS Clearance
20 29 (22.31%) Incident Management
20 29 (22.31%) Configuration Management
21 26 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
22 24 (18.46%) AAT
22 24 (18.46%) Unit Testing
22 24 (18.46%) VMware

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 24 (18.46%) Apache
2 17 (13.08%) IIS
3 11 (8.46%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.54%) nginx
6 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.77%) Jetty
7 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.77%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.77%) IaaS
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
1 1 (0.77%) PaaS
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (33.85%) SAN
2 36 (27.69%) DNS
3 23 (17.69%) SSL
4 20 (15.38%) WAN
5 19 (14.62%) Firewall
5 19 (14.62%) iSCSI
6 12 (9.23%) FTP
7 9 (6.92%) HTTP
8 8 (6.15%) LDAP
9 5 (3.85%) DHCP
10 4 (3.08%) Internet
10 4 (3.08%) SNMP
11 2 (1.54%) Skype
12 1 (0.77%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.77%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.69%) SQL Server
2 42 (32.31%) DB2
3 10 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.77%) Redis
5 1 (0.77%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.38%) ClearCase
2 7 (5.38%) StarTeam
3 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.31%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (10.00%) Support Engineer
1 13 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
2 10 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (6.15%) SharePoint Engineer
4 7 (5.38%) Consultant
4 7 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (5.38%) Subject Matter Expert
5 6 (4.62%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 6 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.08%) Linux Consultant
6 4 (3.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (2.31%) Administrator
7 3 (2.31%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) Server Support
7 3 (2.31%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (2.31%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (2.31%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) Unix Consultant
8 2 (1.54%) HPUX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) .NET
2 11 (8.46%) ISPF
3 10 (7.69%) XML
4 7 (5.38%) LAMP
5 2 (1.54%) J2EE
6 1 (0.77%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.77%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.69%) Mainframe
2 20 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.15%) Clustering
4 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 90 (69.23%) Linux
2 76 (58.46%) Unix
3 67 (51.54%) Windows
4 58 (44.62%) Windows Server
5 21 (16.15%) zOS
6 17 (13.08%) Solaris
7 11 (8.46%) MVS
8 9 (6.92%) AIX
8 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.31%) CentOS
10 3 (2.31%) HPUX
11 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.77%) Debian
12 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.77%) SUSE
12 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.00%) ITIL
2 29 (22.31%) Configuration Management
2 29 (22.31%) Incident Management
3 26 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
4 24 (18.46%) Unit Testing
5 23 (17.69%) Mentoring
6 18 (13.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (11.54%) Server Building
8 13 (10.00%) Change Management
9 12 (9.23%) Migration
9 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery
10 11 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.69%) DevOps
11 10 (7.69%) Problem Management
12 9 (6.92%) Change Control
13 8 (6.15%) Open Source
13 8 (6.15%) Validation
14 7 (5.38%) Operations Management
15 6 (4.62%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (59.23%) Perl
2 66 (50.77%) Shell Script
3 63 (48.46%) SQL
4 53 (40.77%) VB
5 23 (17.69%) Bash Shell
6 22 (16.92%) C-shell
6 22 (16.92%) Korn
7 14 (10.77%) PowerShell
8 13 (10.00%) JCL
8 13 (10.00%) REXX
9 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
10 10 (7.69%) C#
10 10 (7.69%) Java
11 5 (3.85%) Python
12 1 (0.77%) C++
12 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (48.46%) SC Cleared
3 31 (23.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (18.46%) AAT
5 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (13.85%) MCSE
7 10 (7.69%) MCSD
8 6 (4.62%) Degree
9 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.31%) MCSA
10 1 (0.77%) CCNA
10 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) MCP
10 1 (0.77%) MCTS
10 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.69%) SLA
2 3 (2.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) Samba
2 11 (8.46%) Time Sharing Option
2 11 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.92%) Firmware
4 8 (6.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (5.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (5.38%) vSphere
6 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.77%) Gluster
7 1 (0.77%) LXC
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (40.77%) Tivoli
2 44 (33.85%) MOM
3 41 (31.54%) HP SiteScope
4 10 (7.69%) Puppet
5 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (5.38%) Control-M
6 7 (5.38%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (3.08%) SCCM
8 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.54%) Ansible
9 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.54%) SCOM
9 2 (1.54%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.54%) WSUS
10 1 (0.77%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.77%) logstash
10 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 74 (56.92%) HP
2 58 (44.62%) CA
3 52 (40.00%) Oracle
4 50 (38.46%) ServiceNow
5 49 (37.69%) BMC
6 24 (18.46%) VMware
7 20 (15.38%) IBM
8 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
9 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.92%) Citrix
11 7 (5.38%) Veritas
12 3 (2.31%) Altiris
12 3 (2.31%) SAP
13 2 (1.54%) Intel Security
13 2 (1.54%) SaltStack
13 2 (1.54%) Symantec
14 1 (0.77%) Cisco
14 1 (0.77%) Google
14 1 (0.77%) NetApp
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