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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.13% 3.31% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 12.90% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £405 £285 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% +63.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
TCP/IP
West 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 Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.93% 25.62% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 11
Median daily rate £388 £310 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £150 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 28 June 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
Telford -31 3 - -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) HTTP
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) MongoDB
3 10 (83.33%) Puppet
3 10 (83.33%) Scala
3 10 (83.33%) Open Source
3 10 (83.33%) SSL
4 9 (75.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (75.00%) XML
4 9 (75.00%) JSON
4 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (75.00%) Microservices
4 9 (75.00%) Play Framework
4 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (75.00%) Docker
5 8 (66.67%) Selenium
5 8 (66.67%) Haskell
5 8 (66.67%) JUnit
5 8 (66.67%) CSS
5 8 (66.67%) C#
5 8 (66.67%) J2EE
5 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (58.33%) webMethods
6 7 (58.33%) J2SE
6 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
6 7 (58.33%) JBoss
6 7 (58.33%) Apache

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 7 (58.33%) Apache
1 7 (58.33%) JBoss
1 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Jetty
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) HTTP
2 10 (83.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) IntelliJ
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) Gatling
5 1 (8.33%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) Grunt
5 1 (8.33%) gulp
5 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) Digital Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
1 9 (75.00%) Play Framework
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) EJB
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) J2SE
3 7 (58.33%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Servlets
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Open Source
4 9 (75.00%) Microservices
4 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Scala
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) Haskell
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Grafana
2 1 (8.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) webMethods
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware