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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 3.17% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 17.59% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 3
Median daily rate £415 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% +4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £21.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
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
116 108 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.41% 18.03% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 83 47
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +14 6 £373 +14.61% 3
Newport -12 4 £408 +11.64% 1
Bridgend - 1 £450 - 1
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 26 (63.41%) SC Cleared
2 26 (63.41%) Requirements Management
3 25 (60.98%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) VoIP
4 24 (58.54%) SNMP
4 24 (58.54%) UML
5 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
6 22 (53.66%) Eclipse
7 21 (51.22%) C
8 19 (46.34%) Rational DOORS
9 18 (43.90%) SQL
9 18 (43.90%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (43.90%) OO
10 17 (41.46%) C++
11 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
11 16 (39.02%) StarTeam
11 16 (39.02%) Coverity
12 15 (36.59%) C#
13 6 (14.63%) Wireless
13 6 (14.63%) Linux
13 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
13 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (14.63%) GCC
13 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
14 5 (12.20%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
14 5 (12.20%) DNS
15 4 (9.76%) Military
15 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
15 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++

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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) VoIP
2 24 (58.54%) SNMP
3 6 (14.63%) Wireless
4 5 (12.20%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) DHCP
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 3 (7.32%) HTTP
6 3 (7.32%) IPsec
7 2 (4.88%) LAN
7 2 (4.88%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) NX-OS
8 1 (2.44%) OSPF
8 1 (2.44%) SAN
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Eclipse
2 19 (46.34%) Rational DOORS
3 16 (39.02%) StarTeam
3 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
4 6 (14.63%) GCC
4 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (9.76%) Military
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Software Engineer
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) C++ Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Requirements Management
2 24 (58.54%) UML
3 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
4 18 (43.90%) OO
4 18 (43.90%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (12.20%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) SysML
7 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Human Factors
8 2 (4.88%) Information Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Validation
9 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) C++
4 15 (36.59%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++
6 3 (7.32%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 26 (63.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Coverity
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) arcserve
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.44%) Juniper
4 1 (2.44%) Meraki
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) Sophos
4 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
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