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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.64% 8.02% 3.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 25.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £453 £495 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.58% +183.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £417 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £540 £185
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +28.57%
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
48 52 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.15% 32.10% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 11
Median daily rate £380 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 -39 4 £500 +1.01%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) MongoDB
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) HTTP
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) SSL
3 10 (76.92%) Open Source
3 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 10 (76.92%) Puppet
4 9 (69.23%) Play Framework
4 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
4 9 (69.23%) Docker
4 9 (69.23%) Microservices
4 9 (69.23%) IntelliJ
4 9 (69.23%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 9 (69.23%) JSON
5 8 (61.54%) Selenium
5 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
5 8 (61.54%) Haskell
5 8 (61.54%) JUnit
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) C#
5 8 (61.54%) J2EE
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 7 (53.85%) HTML
6 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
6 7 (53.85%) Unix
6 7 (53.85%) EJB

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 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) JBoss
1 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Jetty
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) HTTP
2 10 (76.92%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) Converged Networks
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) IntelliJ
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) JUnit
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
3 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
5 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.69%) Gatling
5 1 (7.69%) Gradle
5 1 (7.69%) Grunt
5 1 (7.69%) gulp
5 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (7.69%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 7 (53.85%) Digital Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) JSON
1 9 (69.23%) Play Framework
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) EJB
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) J2SE
3 7 (53.85%) REST
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Servlets
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Open Source
4 9 (69.23%) Microservices
4 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
5 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
6 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Haskell
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Grafana
2 1 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) webMethods
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) VMware