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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 38 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.95% 2.97% 4.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 39.13% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate £425 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% +5.55%
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 - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.69% +76.66%
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
19 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.03% 7.59% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 21
Average daily rate £450 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Street - 1 £733 -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) JMS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) WSDL
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BEA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) VeriFone
1 1 (33.33%) WorldPay
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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