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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 53 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.84% 1.61% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 10.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £405 £285 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
- +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +24.13%
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
60 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.71% 15.32% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 15
Median daily rate £453 £310 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.96% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £150 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £313 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 July 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 -28 2 - -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) HTTP
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
3 9 (81.82%) Scala
3 9 (81.82%) JSON
3 9 (81.82%) SSL
3 9 (81.82%) IntelliJ
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) Docker
3 9 (81.82%) Play Framework
3 9 (81.82%) Microservices
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) Open Source
5 7 (63.64%) Haskell
5 7 (63.64%) Selenium
5 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 7 (63.64%) JUnit
5 7 (63.64%) C#
5 7 (63.64%) J2EE
5 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (54.55%) webMethods
6 6 (54.55%) J2SE
6 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
6 6 (54.55%) JBoss
6 6 (54.55%) 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) JBoss
1 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Jetty
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) IntelliJ
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) JUnit
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
4 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Ant
6 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) Gatling
6 1 (9.09%) Gradle
6 1 (9.09%) Grunt
6 1 (9.09%) gulp
6 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (9.09%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Digital Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) JSON
1 9 (81.82%) Play Framework
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) J2EE
4 6 (54.55%) EJB
4 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) J2SE
4 6 (54.55%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) SOAP
4 6 (54.55%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Servlets
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
6 1 (9.09%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Microservices
4 8 (72.73%) Open Source
5 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
5 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source Development
8 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Scala
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Haskell
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Groovy
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Grafana
2 1 (9.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) webMethods
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware