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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 35 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.17% 3.66% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.46% 20.93% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£238 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -26.82%
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
26 43 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.25% 17.48% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 6
Average daily rate £250 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.30 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.35% -51.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 8 £238 +5.55% 2
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Wells - - - -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 9 (64.29%) WAN
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 6 (42.86%) Network Management
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) NHS
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) OpenView
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) VPLS
6 2 (14.29%) PABX
6 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
6 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 2 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) IVR

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) VPLS
5 2 (14.29%) PABX
5 2 (14.29%) VRRP
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) ADSL
5 2 (14.29%) RIP
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) HTTP
6 1 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Network Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Perl Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (14.29%) IVR
2 2 (14.29%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Debian
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Brocade
2 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
2 2 (14.29%) BT
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Siemens
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) IronPort
3 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 1 (7.14%) Trustwave
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Computer Futures
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
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Computer Futures
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Posted: 25 days ago