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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 34 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.62% 3.11% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.35% 18.75% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 6
Median daily rate £400 £380 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £327 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £324
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +10.96%

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
109 96 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.75% 16.61% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 44
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £194 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +20 12 £375 +7.14% 1
Newport -9 1 £400 +5.26%
TCP/IP
Wales

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
3 15 (45.45%) Requirements Management
4 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
6 12 (36.36%) VoIP
6 12 (36.36%) SNMP
6 12 (36.36%) C
7 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) GCC
10 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
10 8 (24.24%) DevOps
10 8 (24.24%) UML
10 8 (24.24%) HTTP
11 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (21.21%) VMware
11 7 (21.21%) Ansible
11 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) Puppet
12 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (18.18%) IPsec
12 6 (18.18%) SQL
13 5 (15.15%) SSL
13 5 (15.15%) Information Security
13 5 (15.15%) Rundeck
13 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) Confluence
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) Jetty
1 3 (9.09%) Mongrel
1 3 (9.09%) nginx
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon S3
2 3 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 3 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.03%) Route 53
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) SNMP
1 12 (36.36%) VoIP
2 8 (24.24%) HTTP
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) IPsec
5 5 (15.15%) SSL
6 4 (12.12%) DHCP
6 4 (12.12%) DSL
6 4 (12.12%) Wireless
7 3 (9.09%) Firewall
7 3 (9.09%) FTP
7 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.06%) LDAP
8 2 (6.06%) SSH
8 2 (6.06%) tcpdump
9 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
3 9 (27.27%) GCC
4 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.12%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (9.09%) Ant
6 3 (9.09%) Hudson
6 3 (9.09%) JIRA
6 3 (9.09%) Maven
6 3 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (9.09%) Travis CI
6 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.06%) NuGet
7 2 (6.06%) Subversion
8 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.03%) Selenium
8 1 (3.03%) StarTeam
8 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (9.09%) Military
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) C Software Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) VoIP Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Servlets
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) Kafka
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Requirements Management
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (24.24%) DevOps
3 8 (24.24%) UML
4 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Information Security
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Computer Security
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Microservices
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Server Hardening
7 3 (9.09%) SIEM
7 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) JCL
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) GIAC
4 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) Xen
3 2 (6.06%) iptables
3 2 (6.06%) NFS
4 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Ansible
2 6 (18.18%) Puppet
3 5 (15.15%) Rundeck
3 5 (15.15%) Terraform
4 4 (12.12%) Marathon
4 4 (12.12%) Mesos
5 3 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.06%) Salt
7 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
7 1 (3.03%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (3.03%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 1 (3.03%) Control-M
7 1 (3.03%) Fluentd
7 1 (3.03%) Grafana
7 1 (3.03%) Kibana
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
7 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) VMware
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) arcserve
4 1 (3.03%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Coverity
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.03%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.03%) Sophos
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) Thunderhead