The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 45 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.44% 1.03% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 9.64% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 9
Median daily rate £400 £305 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £284 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £424 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +8.19%
TCP/IP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 83 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 13.75% 10.70% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 48
Median daily rate £380 £310 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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
South Wales +12 16 £400 +31.14% 6
West Wales +16 1 - -
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 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 Wales region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
4 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
5 16 (41.03%) DNS
6 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.77%) VoIP
7 12 (30.77%) Firewall
7 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
8 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
8 11 (28.21%) HTTP
8 11 (28.21%) Java
8 11 (28.21%) IIS
8 11 (28.21%) Apache
9 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
9 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
10 9 (23.08%) Cisco
10 9 (23.08%) UML
10 9 (23.08%) C++
10 9 (23.08%) J2EE
10 9 (23.08%) VMware
10 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.51%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (20.51%) C
11 8 (20.51%) C#
11 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (28.21%) Apache
1 11 (28.21%) IIS
2 7 (17.95%) JBoss
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (10.26%) Jetty
4 4 (10.26%) nginx
4 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (7.69%) FileNet
5 3 (7.69%) Mule
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.26%) Google App Engine
1 4 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) DNS
2 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) VoIP
3 11 (28.21%) HTTP
4 8 (20.51%) DHCP
4 8 (20.51%) SNMP
4 8 (20.51%) SSL
4 8 (20.51%) VPN
5 4 (10.26%) FTP
5 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
5 4 (10.26%) IPsec
5 4 (10.26%) LAN
5 4 (10.26%) SSH
5 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
6 3 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.13%) SAN
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
1 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.95%) Maven
3 7 (17.95%) StarTeam
4 5 (12.82%) Subversion
5 4 (10.26%) IntelliJ
5 4 (10.26%) JUnit
5 4 (10.26%) Travis CI
6 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Front Office
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) J2EE
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) Java EE
3 4 (10.26%) LAMP
3 4 (10.26%) SAML
3 4 (10.26%) Servlets
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) XML
4 3 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) PKI
2 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.69%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Unix
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
1 9 (23.08%) UML
2 8 (20.51%) OO
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (17.95%) Requirements Management
4 6 (15.38%) DevOps
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) Open Source
6 3 (7.69%) JVM Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITSM
7 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) C++
4 8 (20.51%) C
4 8 (20.51%) C#
5 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.26%) Perl
6 4 (10.26%) PHP
6 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.26%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
1 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) CCNA
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
5 1 (2.56%) CCNP
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Xen
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Ansible
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
1 4 (10.26%) yum
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
3 9 (23.08%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Coverity
5 4 (10.26%) Google
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) Remedy
7 2 (5.13%) BMC
7 2 (5.13%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) 3Com
8 1 (2.56%) arcserve
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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