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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 37 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.79% 1.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 21.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £205 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
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
42 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.05% 9.29% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 8
Median daily rate £305 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -14.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 May 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 0 2 £184 -56.76% 1
TCP/IP
East Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Banking
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Android
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
6 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification

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 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) AIX Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (15.38%) iPad
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter