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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.92% 2.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.57% 15.38% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
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£390 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.79 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.51% -8.57%
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
51 65 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.92% 14.74% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 28
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £15.58 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Cardiff -10 9 £383 +53.00% 2
Newport - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - - 1
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (60.00%) DHCP
4 12 (60.00%) DNS
4 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (55.00%) Internet
6 10 (50.00%) McAfee
6 10 (50.00%) SAN
6 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (50.00%) Office 365
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Intune
8 8 (40.00%) SCDPM
8 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (40.00%) MCTS
8 8 (40.00%) MCITP
8 8 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (40.00%) MCSE
8 8 (40.00%) IIS
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (40.00%) VMware
9 6 (30.00%) GIS
10 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) VBScript
11 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) DHCP
1 12 (60.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) Internet
3 10 (50.00%) SAN
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Server Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
7 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) GIS
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
3 3 (15.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) MCTS
1 8 (40.00%) MCITP
1 8 (40.00%) MCSE
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) GCIA
4 3 (15.00%) GCFW
4 3 (15.00%) GCWN
4 3 (15.00%) GIAC
4 3 (15.00%) CISSP
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Intune
2 8 (40.00%) SCDPM
2 8 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (15.00%) SCCM
3 3 (15.00%) ARCserve
4 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) McAfee
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (15.00%) Trend Micro
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (10.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos
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