The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 47 37
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.41% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £18.48 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.23% +7.14%
TCP/IP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.84% 8.04% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 12
Average daily rate £260 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £489 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.60 £20.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +3.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Somerset region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Somerset region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset