The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 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 Shropshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.44% 0.98% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£188 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.58% 32.35% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Average daily rate £250 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £288 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 3 £188 - 3
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
6 5 (45.45%) Change Control
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) Lync
9 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (9.09%) VMware
9 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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