The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 43 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.53% - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +28.57%
TCP/IP
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.42% 8.52% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 23
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Northampton - 1 - - 3
TCP/IP
East Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) iPad
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter