The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 21 43 20
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.49% 0.32% 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% 5.88% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £363 £375 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +38.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £375 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.62%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 20.33% 5.50% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 16
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £13.90 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Telford - 5 £363 - 2
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 14 (82.35%) HTTP
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) Network Security
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) SIEM
3 9 (52.94%) DNS
3 9 (52.94%) Intel Security
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
5 5 (29.41%) IntelliJ
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) Ant
5 5 (29.41%) Servlets
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
5 5 (29.41%) GitHub
5 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (29.41%) Node.js
5 5 (29.41%) Groovy

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (29.41%) nginx
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) GitHub
1 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) HTTP
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) DNS
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Network Security
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (5.88%) HSRP
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) VRRP
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
1 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Ant
1 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
1 5 (29.41%) Gatling
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Grunt
1 5 (29.41%) gulp
1 5 (29.41%) IntelliJ
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) Karma Test Runner
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
1 5 (29.41%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Scala Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) IP Network Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
1 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
1 5 (29.41%) Node.js
1 5 (29.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (52.94%) SIEM
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) Groovy
1 5 (29.41%) Haskell
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) Python
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
1 5 (29.41%) Scala
2 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Grafana
1 5 (29.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Intel Security
2 5 (29.41%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Mercator
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco