The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Renfrewshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.58% - 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.50% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.34
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -1.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 26.14% 36.36% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 14
Average daily rate £320 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £327 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
TCP/IP
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TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (60.00%) SNMP
3 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 6 (60.00%) Firmware
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 4 (40.00%) MCTS
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) MCP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (20.00%) StarTeam
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Borland
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SNMP
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) MCP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Borland