The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 79 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.50% 0.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.24% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 53 6 0
Median daily rate £315 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
TCP/IP
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
433 96 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.64% 15.51% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 53 35
Median daily rate £295 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £410 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.94 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 79 £315 +14.54% 5
TCP/IP
North East

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 71 (69.61%) Linux
2 54 (52.94%) Windows
3 50 (49.02%) Security Cleared
4 48 (47.06%) HP
5 47 (46.08%) Unix
6 46 (45.10%) Perl
7 45 (44.12%) Shell Script
8 44 (43.14%) SQL
9 42 (41.18%) SC Cleared
10 40 (39.22%) Oracle
11 38 (37.25%) CA
12 36 (35.29%) DNS
12 36 (35.29%) ServiceNow
12 36 (35.29%) Windows Server
13 34 (33.33%) SSL
13 34 (33.33%) ITIL
13 34 (33.33%) Tivoli
14 33 (32.35%) VB
15 32 (31.37%) SQL Server
15 32 (31.37%) BMC
16 29 (28.43%) Configuration Management
16 29 (28.43%) IIS
17 28 (27.45%) Apache
17 28 (27.45%) MOM
18 27 (26.47%) .NET
18 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
18 27 (26.47%) Unit Testing
19 26 (25.49%) HP SiteScope
19 26 (25.49%) DB2
20 25 (24.51%) SAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 29 (28.43%) IIS
2 28 (27.45%) Apache
3 15 (14.71%) Jetty
3 15 (14.71%) nginx
3 15 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 15 (14.71%) WebSphere
4 11 (10.78%) Oracle 10gAS
4 11 (10.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (10.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (9.80%) PowerExchange
5 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.88%) Oracle Spatial
7 5 (4.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.96%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.29%) DNS
2 34 (33.33%) SSL
3 25 (24.51%) SAN
4 23 (22.55%) HTTP
5 22 (21.57%) FTP
6 16 (15.69%) DHCP
6 16 (15.69%) Firewall
7 13 (12.75%) IPsec
8 11 (10.78%) iSCSI
8 11 (10.78%) WAN
9 3 (2.94%) SNMP
10 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.49%) DB2
3 12 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (10.78%) PowerCenter
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.90%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) MySQL
7 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Jenkins
1 16 (15.69%) Travis CI
2 11 (10.78%) Log4j
3 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (9.80%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (7.84%) Support Engineer
3 7 (6.86%) Consultant
3 7 (6.86%) SharePoint Engineer
4 5 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (4.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 4 (3.92%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (3.92%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (2.94%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (1.96%) Collaboration Engineer
7 2 (1.96%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (1.96%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (1.96%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (1.96%) Web Consultant
7 2 (1.96%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.47%) .NET
2 18 (17.65%) J2EE
3 14 (13.73%) Servlets
4 9 (8.82%) ISPF
4 9 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Mainframe
2 15 (14.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.84%) Clustering
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (69.61%) Linux
2 54 (52.94%) Windows
3 47 (46.08%) Unix
4 36 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 16 (15.69%) AIX
5 16 (15.69%) Solaris
5 16 (15.69%) zOS
6 9 (8.82%) MVS
7 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.98%) CentOS
9 1 (0.98%) Debian
9 1 (0.98%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) ITIL
2 29 (28.43%) Configuration Management
3 27 (26.47%) Unit Testing
4 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (18.63%) Incident Management
6 17 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
7 13 (12.75%) Automated Testing
7 13 (12.75%) DevOps
7 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.76%) Change Management
9 10 (9.80%) Migration
9 10 (9.80%) Problem Management
10 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (8.82%) Server Building
10 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
10 9 (8.82%) Web Operations
11 8 (7.84%) Change Control
11 8 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (6.86%) Operations Management
13 6 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.10%) Perl
2 45 (44.12%) Shell Script
3 44 (43.14%) SQL
4 33 (32.35%) VB
5 23 (22.55%) Java
6 13 (12.75%) Bash Shell
7 12 (11.76%) C-shell
7 12 (11.76%) Korn
8 11 (10.78%) JCL
8 11 (10.78%) REXX
9 10 (9.80%) JavaScript
9 10 (9.80%) PowerShell
10 9 (8.82%) C#
11 2 (1.96%) Python
12 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 42 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (15.69%) MCSE
5 14 (13.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (11.76%) AAT
7 9 (8.82%) MCSD
8 4 (3.92%) Degree
9 2 (1.96%) MCSA
10 1 (0.98%) CCNA
10 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) MCP
10 1 (0.98%) MCTS
10 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.73%) Xen
3 12 (11.76%) Samba
4 9 (8.82%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (5.88%) vSphere
7 5 (4.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (3.92%) Firmware
9 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 28 (27.45%) MOM
3 26 (25.49%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (5.88%) Control-M
4 6 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.88%) Puppet
5 3 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.94%) SCCM
6 2 (1.96%) SCOM
6 2 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.96%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (47.06%) HP
2 40 (39.22%) Oracle
3 38 (37.25%) CA
4 36 (35.29%) ServiceNow
5 32 (31.37%) BMC
6 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 23 (22.55%) VMware
8 15 (14.71%) IBM
9 12 (11.76%) Informatica
10 11 (10.78%) Axway
10 11 (10.78%) Genesys
11 9 (8.82%) SAP
12 8 (7.84%) Red Hat
13 6 (5.88%) Citrix
13 6 (5.88%) Siebel
13 6 (5.88%) Sun
13 6 (5.88%) Veritas
14 2 (1.96%) Altiris
14 2 (1.96%) Google