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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 62 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.71% 3.36% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.39% 24.47% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 2
Median daily rate £336 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.27% +48.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.45% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%

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
139 94 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.83% 13.72% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 50 47
Median daily rate £345 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 20 £336 -25.27% 2
TCP/IP
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 82 (79.61%) Linux
2 70 (67.96%) Unix
3 60 (58.25%) Windows
4 59 (57.28%) Security Cleared
5 56 (54.37%) Windows Server
6 54 (52.43%) SC Cleared
7 53 (51.46%) ITIL
8 52 (50.49%) SQL
9 39 (37.86%) Perl
10 37 (35.92%) Oracle
11 36 (34.95%) Apache
12 35 (33.98%) VB
12 35 (33.98%) Shell Script
13 34 (33.01%) Clustering
13 34 (33.01%) J2EE
13 34 (33.01%) Tomcat
13 34 (33.01%) HP SiteScope
14 32 (31.07%) High Availability
14 32 (31.07%) HP
14 32 (31.07%) Firewall
15 31 (30.10%) Veritas
15 31 (30.10%) Cisco
16 30 (29.13%) Solaris
17 29 (28.16%) F5
18 28 (27.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 28 (27.18%) Load Balancing
18 28 (27.18%) WebLogic
18 28 (27.18%) Sun
18 28 (27.18%) iPlanet
19 27 (26.21%) Microsoft

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 36 (34.95%) Apache
2 34 (33.01%) Tomcat
3 28 (27.18%) iPlanet
3 28 (27.18%) WebLogic
4 27 (26.21%) JBoss
4 27 (26.21%) Oracle Application Server
5 11 (10.68%) IIS
6 6 (5.83%) Jetty
6 6 (5.83%) Mongrel
6 6 (5.83%) nginx
6 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.91%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.94%) SAS
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (5.83%) Google App Engine
1 6 (5.83%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (4.85%) HP Helion
3 4 (3.88%) IaaS
3 4 (3.88%) PaaS
3 4 (3.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.07%) Firewall
2 25 (24.27%) DNS
3 20 (19.42%) DHCP
4 12 (11.65%) HTTP
4 12 (11.65%) SSL
5 8 (7.77%) IPsec
6 7 (6.80%) FTP
6 7 (6.80%) Internet
7 4 (3.88%) NAS
7 4 (3.88%) SAN
8 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.91%) SNMP
8 3 (2.91%) WAN
9 2 (1.94%) BGP
9 2 (1.94%) LDAP
9 2 (1.94%) OSPF
9 2 (1.94%) VPN
10 1 (0.97%) DSL
10 1 (0.97%) MPLS
10 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) DB2
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (1.94%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (0.97%) EDMS
4 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.77%) Travis CI
3 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.94%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 1 (0.97%) Games
1 1 (0.97%) German Language
1 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Support Engineer
2 13 (12.62%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (12.62%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (11.65%) Migration Engineer
4 10 (9.71%) Administrator
5 7 (6.80%) Product Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Products Support Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (6.80%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Project Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) WebOps Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (2.91%) Mainframe Support
10 2 (1.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.01%) J2EE
2 6 (5.83%) .NET
2 6 (5.83%) Servlets
3 4 (3.88%) Web Services
4 2 (1.94%) CSS
4 2 (1.94%) LAMP
4 2 (1.94%) XML
5 1 (0.97%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.97%) HTML
5 1 (0.97%) HTML5
5 1 (0.97%) JSON
5 1 (0.97%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.01%) Clustering
2 10 (9.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (9.71%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 82 (79.61%) Linux
2 70 (67.96%) Unix
3 60 (58.25%) Windows
4 56 (54.37%) Windows Server
5 30 (29.13%) Solaris
6 23 (22.33%) AIX
7 15 (14.56%) Windows 7
8 12 (11.65%) HPUX
8 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (9.71%) SUSE
10 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (9.71%) zOS
11 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (4.85%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.97%) Android
14 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.46%) ITIL
2 32 (31.07%) High Availability
3 28 (27.18%) Load Balancing
4 18 (17.48%) Server Monitoring
5 14 (13.59%) Problem Management
6 13 (12.62%) Change Management
7 12 (11.65%) Change Control
7 12 (11.65%) Incident Management
7 12 (11.65%) Migration
7 12 (11.65%) Virtual Environments
8 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.71%) DevOps
8 10 (9.71%) Open Source
8 10 (9.71%) Quality Management
9 5 (4.85%) Web Operations
10 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.88%) Data Management
10 4 (3.88%) Validation
11 3 (2.91%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.49%) SQL
2 39 (37.86%) Perl
3 35 (33.98%) Shell Script
3 35 (33.98%) VB
4 18 (17.48%) Java
5 14 (13.59%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.91%) Python
6 3 (2.91%) VBScript
7 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.94%) C#
7 2 (1.94%) C-shell
7 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.94%) Korn
7 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.97%) C++
8 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.97%) PHP
8 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (57.28%) Security Cleared
2 54 (52.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (9.71%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.91%) MCSA
7 3 (2.91%) MCSE
8 2 (1.94%) MCP
8 2 (1.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.94%) QA
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 21 (20.39%) Active Directory
3 14 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 6 (5.83%) Xen
6 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.91%) Firmware
8 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.91%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.91%) vSphere
9 2 (1.94%) NFS
9 2 (1.94%) Samba
10 1 (0.97%) Docker
10 1 (0.97%) KVM
10 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (33.01%) HP SiteScope
2 23 (22.33%) Tivoli
3 15 (14.56%) SCCM
4 11 (10.68%) Puppet
5 7 (6.80%) Control-M
5 7 (6.80%) MOM
6 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.91%) WSUS
8 2 (1.94%) Ansible
8 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Oracle
2 32 (31.07%) HP
3 31 (30.10%) Cisco
3 31 (30.10%) Veritas
4 29 (28.16%) F5
5 28 (27.18%) Sun
6 27 (26.21%) Microsoft
7 24 (23.30%) Red Hat
8 14 (13.59%) VMware
9 13 (12.62%) CA
10 8 (7.77%) IBM
11 6 (5.83%) Google
11 6 (5.83%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.88%) BMC
13 3 (2.91%) Dell
14 2 (1.94%) Citrix
14 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
15 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
15 1 (0.97%) Juniper
15 1 (0.97%) PlateSpin
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