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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 54 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 27 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.89% 0.96% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.69% 5.94% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 5
Average daily rate £450 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £184 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +66.66%
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
119 101 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.74% 16.08% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 39
Average daily rate £400 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £256 £220
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 7 0 19
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 -11 21 £463 +52.89% 2
Northumberland - 2 £305 -
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 44 (86.27%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) Java
2 36 (70.59%) HTTP
3 35 (68.63%) SSL
4 34 (66.67%) Configuration Management
5 33 (64.71%) DNS
6 32 (62.75%) DHCP
6 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
6 32 (62.75%) .NET
6 32 (62.75%) J2EE
7 31 (60.78%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (58.82%) Apache
9 29 (56.86%) Jenkins
10 28 (54.90%) nginx
10 28 (54.90%) Jetty
10 28 (54.90%) Tomcat
10 28 (54.90%) IIS
10 28 (54.90%) VMware
10 28 (54.90%) WebSphere
11 27 (52.94%) Xen
11 27 (52.94%) IPsec
11 27 (52.94%) Servlets
11 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (50.98%) Windows
12 26 (50.98%) FTP
13 23 (45.10%) DevOps
14 20 (39.22%) Web Operations
15 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (31.37%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 30 (58.82%) Apache
2 28 (54.90%) IIS
2 28 (54.90%) Jetty
2 28 (54.90%) nginx
2 28 (54.90%) Tomcat
2 28 (54.90%) WebSphere
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle 10gAS
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (21.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (19.61%) PowerExchange
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.96%) Confluence
7 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.96%) Node.js
7 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (31.37%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (31.37%) Google App Engine
2 16 (31.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) GitHub
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) HTTP
2 35 (68.63%) SSL
3 33 (64.71%) DNS
4 32 (62.75%) DHCP
5 27 (52.94%) IPsec
6 26 (50.98%) FTP
7 3 (5.88%) Firewall
7 3 (5.88%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.96%) Network Security
9 1 (1.96%) OSPF
9 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.96%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) VPN
9 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (21.57%) PowerCenter
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Redis
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.57%) Log4j
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.96%) FishEye
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) MSI
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (15.69%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (9.80%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Web Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Tivoli Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Administrator
4 2 (3.92%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Developer
4 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (3.92%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
1 32 (62.75%) J2EE
2 27 (52.94%) Servlets
3 1 (1.96%) LAMP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Linux
2 26 (50.98%) Windows
3 15 (29.41%) AIX
3 15 (29.41%) Solaris
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.69%) Unix
6 4 (7.84%) zOS
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.96%) CentOS
9 1 (1.96%) Fedora
9 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 31 (60.78%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (45.10%) DevOps
4 20 (39.22%) Web Operations
5 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (27.45%) Automated Testing
6 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.76%) CRM
8 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
8 5 (9.80%) Open Source
9 4 (7.84%) Change Control
9 4 (7.84%) Change Management
9 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
9 4 (7.84%) Quality Management
10 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.96%) Document Management
10 1 (1.96%) ETL
10 1 (1.96%) Migration
10 1 (1.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) Perl
4 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) CCSP
4 1 (1.96%) CCVP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (52.94%) Xen
2 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
1 6 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) DameWare
3 1 (1.96%) logstash
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.96%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Google
4 13 (25.49%) Oracle
5 12 (23.53%) Informatica
6 11 (21.57%) Axway
6 11 (21.57%) Genesys
7 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
8 7 (13.73%) SAP
9 6 (11.76%) Siebel
9 6 (11.76%) Sun
10 5 (9.80%) HP
11 4 (7.84%) CA
11 4 (7.84%) IBM
12 1 (1.96%) Cisco
12 1 (1.96%) Citrix
12 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.96%) Remedy
12 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
12 1 (1.96%) Splunk
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Daisy Group
Rate: £350 p/d contract
Posted: 14 days ago