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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 32 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.42% - 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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
45 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.99% 5.48% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 20
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £352 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.36% +3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.60 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 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

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Bath - 1 - - 5
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) VoIP
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Handset
1 8 (80.00%) IVR
1 8 (80.00%) PABX
2 7 (70.00%) OpenScape
3 6 (60.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (40.00%) Skype
4 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (40.00%) BT
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Siemens
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) PABX
1 8 (80.00%) VoIP
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) OpenScape
3 6 (60.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (40.00%) Skype
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Voice Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Support Technician
3 4 (40.00%) Voice Support Technician
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 3 (30.00%) Communications Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Handset
1 8 (80.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) BT
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Siemens
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas