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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 18 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.41% 1.60% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 22.22% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £385 £375 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +38.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £375 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.26%

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
42 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.93% 7.20% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 13
Median daily rate £420 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £267 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 February 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 +29 6 £385 - 3
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 16 (76.19%) HTTP
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) Network Security
4 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) SIEM
4 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (42.86%) Intel Security
5 8 (38.10%) SSL
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) Python
6 7 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 7 (33.33%) Selenium
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (33.33%) Scala
6 7 (33.33%) Open Source
6 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 6 (28.57%) nginx
7 6 (28.57%) Groovy
7 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 6 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner

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 6 (28.57%) nginx
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) TPMS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) GitHub
1 6 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) HTTP
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) Network Security
5 8 (38.10%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) VRRP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) Ant
2 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 6 (28.57%) Gatling
2 6 (28.57%) Grunt
2 6 (28.57%) gulp
2 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (28.57%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Scala Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Build Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) IP Network Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 6 (28.57%) Gherkin
1 6 (28.57%) jQuery
1 6 (28.57%) Node.js
1 6 (28.57%) Servlets
2 1 (4.76%) Akka
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) EJB
2 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) J2SE
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) spray
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (42.86%) SIEM
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Microservices
4 1 (4.76%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) Scala
2 6 (28.57%) Groovy
2 6 (28.57%) Haskell
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 6 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) C
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Grafana
1 6 (28.57%) Kibana
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Intel Security
2 6 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Mercator
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) webMethods