The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Stevenage region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 15 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.96% 3.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £125 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 15.69% 6.25% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £125 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
TCP/IP
Hertfordshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

TCP/IP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware