The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Nottingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 29 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.37% 3.62% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.19% 17.19% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Average daily rate £400 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 64 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.88% 21.05% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 11
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £308 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £24.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% +13.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
TCP/IP
Nottinghamshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) Swing
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (20.00%) Lync
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (13.33%) CCNA
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) 802.11
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) BGP-4
5 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Broadband
5 1 (6.67%) ISDN
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Swing Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) EDIFACT
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.67%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (6.67%) Online Security
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) ARCserve
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Capita
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
5 1 (6.67%) RightFax