The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 53 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.05% 1.19% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.33% 15.00% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £305 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +69.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £407 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
TCP/IP
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 40 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.29% 7.94% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 43
Median daily rate £394 £300 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.25 £34.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.69% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £34.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £34.50 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 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
Cardiff -16 6 £350 +27.27% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £240 -
Gwent - 2 £400 -
Newport +18 1 £415 +36.06%
Rhondda Cynon Taff 0 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £400 - 1
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 South Wales region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 18 (60.00%) Windows
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) DNS
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) IIS
4 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (33.33%) HTTP
5 9 (30.00%) J2EE
5 9 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) Firewall
6 8 (26.67%) Apache
6 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (23.33%) SSL
7 7 (23.33%) DHCP
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
7 7 (23.33%) VoIP
7 7 (23.33%) JBoss
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 10 (33.33%) IIS
2 8 (26.67%) Apache
3 7 (23.33%) JBoss
4 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (10.00%) FileNet
5 3 (10.00%) Jetty
5 3 (10.00%) Mule
5 3 (10.00%) nginx
5 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) HTTP
3 9 (30.00%) Firewall
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) SSL
4 7 (23.33%) VoIP
4 7 (23.33%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) FTP
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (10.00%) IPsec
5 3 (10.00%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) SNMP
6 2 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (6.67%) SSH
6 2 (6.67%) VLAN
6 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.00%) StarTeam
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) Travis CI
5 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Front Office
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
3 3 (10.00%) Servlets
4 2 (6.67%) Java EE
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) SAML
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) PKI
2 3 (10.00%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) UML
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.00%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) CCNA
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Xen
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) yum
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Coverity
4 3 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) 3Com
6 1 (3.33%) arcserve
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.33%) Sophos
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
South Wales
Stott & May
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