The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 54 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.12% - 6.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% - 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Average daily rate £280 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.10% 19.71% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 31
Average daily rate £273 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
TCP/IP
North East

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £280 - 2
South Shields - - - -
TCP/IP
North East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Splunk
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) PKI
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) MVS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) EntireX

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Adabas
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) MVS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) NATURAL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Splunk
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
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