The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 77 106 86
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 42 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.75% 0.76% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.32% 7.66% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 10
Median daily rate £450 £230 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -11.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £141 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £390 £297
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £352 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £18.98 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.40% +188.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £37.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.19 £37.50 £34.05
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
341 261 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.18% 9.91% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 129 132
Median daily rate £363 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 51
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.02 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £25.80 £40.00
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 the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Shropshire +34 12 £385 +2.66% 3
Birmingham 0 10 £513 +220.31% 6
Warwickshire - 8 £400 - 1
Worcestershire +2 4 £225 -47.05% 2
Coventry - 4 £450 - 1
Solihull - 4 £563 - 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 50 (58.14%) Linux
2 49 (56.98%) HTTP
3 34 (39.53%) Windows
4 32 (37.21%) SSL
4 32 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (36.05%) Jenkins
6 30 (34.88%) DevOps
6 30 (34.88%) Git (software)
7 28 (32.56%) DNS
8 27 (31.40%) Python
9 26 (30.23%) Configuration Management
9 26 (30.23%) Open Source
9 26 (30.23%) Puppet
10 25 (29.07%) Unix
10 25 (29.07%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (29.07%) Ansible
11 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (26.74%) Subversion
12 23 (26.74%) Ruby
12 23 (26.74%) MongoDB
12 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
13 21 (24.42%) Firewall
13 21 (24.42%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (22.09%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
15 18 (20.93%) Java
15 18 (20.93%) Salt
16 17 (19.77%) PHP
16 17 (19.77%) MySQL
16 17 (19.77%) Web Services

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (13.95%) Apache
2 10 (11.63%) JBoss
2 10 (11.63%) WebLogic
3 9 (10.47%) nginx
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (9.30%) IIS
5 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.49%) MindAlign
6 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.33%) CMS
7 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.16%) TPMS
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) GitHub
2 6 (6.98%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.49%) Route 53
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Office 365
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (56.98%) HTTP
2 32 (37.21%) SSL
3 28 (32.56%) DNS
4 21 (24.42%) Firewall
5 15 (17.44%) WAN
6 14 (16.28%) LAN
7 10 (11.63%) Network Security
8 9 (10.47%) VPN
9 7 (8.14%) DHCP
9 7 (8.14%) LDAP
10 6 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (5.81%) BGP
11 5 (5.81%) Internet
11 5 (5.81%) OSPF
11 5 (5.81%) Wireless
12 4 (4.65%) SMTP
12 4 (4.65%) SNMP
13 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
13 3 (3.49%) MPLS
13 3 (3.49%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) MongoDB
2 19 (22.09%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (19.77%) MySQL
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.98%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.16%) Big Data
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (36.05%) Jenkins
2 30 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 23 (26.74%) Subversion
4 14 (16.28%) Selenium
5 8 (9.30%) JUnit
6 7 (8.14%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (8.14%) ClearCase
6 7 (8.14%) ClearQuest
6 7 (8.14%) IntelliJ
6 7 (8.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (6.98%) Ant
7 6 (6.98%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.98%) Gatling
7 6 (6.98%) Grunt
7 6 (6.98%) gulp
7 6 (6.98%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (6.98%) Sublime Text
8 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Analyst
2 10 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 10 (11.63%) Security Analyst
2 10 (11.63%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (8.14%) Developer
3 7 (8.14%) Scala Developer
3 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) DevOps Specialist
4 5 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (3.49%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (3.49%) Information Specialist
5 3 (3.49%) Security Specialist
5 3 (3.49%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) Web Services
2 9 (10.47%) SAML
3 6 (6.98%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.98%) Gherkin
3 6 (6.98%) jQuery
3 6 (6.98%) Node.js
3 6 (6.98%) Servlets
4 4 (4.65%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.49%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.49%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.49%) Sensu
6 2 (2.33%) XML
7 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.16%) HTML
7 1 (1.16%) J2EE
7 1 (1.16%) J2SE
7 1 (1.16%) JSON
7 1 (1.16%) SOAP
7 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) PKI
2 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.16%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) RIA
5 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.14%) Linux
2 34 (39.53%) Windows
3 25 (29.07%) Unix
4 13 (15.12%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.14%) AIX
7 6 (6.98%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.65%) Solaris
8 4 (4.65%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.33%) CentOS
10 2 (2.33%) SUSE
10 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.16%) VxWorks
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (34.88%) DevOps
3 26 (30.23%) Configuration Management
3 26 (30.23%) Open Source
4 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (24.42%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (17.44%) Web Operations
7 13 (15.12%) SIEM
8 9 (10.47%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.98%) Analytics
10 6 (6.98%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Information Security
11 5 (5.81%) ITIL
11 5 (5.81%) Use Case
12 4 (4.65%) Project Management
12 4 (4.65%) Target Operating Model
13 3 (3.49%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) Python
2 23 (26.74%) Ruby
3 18 (20.93%) Java
4 17 (19.77%) PHP
5 10 (11.63%) SQL
6 9 (10.47%) Perl
7 8 (9.30%) C#
8 7 (8.14%) Scala
9 6 (6.98%) Groovy
9 6 (6.98%) Haskell
9 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.49%) C
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (5.81%) CCNA
4 5 (5.81%) Degree
5 3 (3.49%) CCNP
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.16%) CCIE
7 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.16%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.16%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.16%) MCITP
7 1 (1.16%) MCP
7 1 (1.16%) MCSA
7 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.16%) GPG13
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.49%) Sendmail
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (1.16%) Firmware
4 1 (1.16%) NFS
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (30.23%) Puppet
2 25 (29.07%) Ansible
2 25 (29.07%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (20.93%) Salt
4 9 (10.47%) Kibana
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Grafana
6 3 (3.49%) collectd
6 3 (3.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.49%) logstash
6 3 (3.49%) Nexpose
6 3 (3.49%) StatsD
6 3 (3.49%) Terraform
7 2 (2.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.16%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Rackspace
2 12 (13.95%) Cisco
2 12 (13.95%) Intel Security
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.63%) Oracle
4 7 (8.14%) VMware
5 6 (6.98%) Google
6 5 (5.81%) ArcSight
6 5 (5.81%) Juniper
7 4 (4.65%) F5
8 3 (3.49%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.49%) FireEye
8 3 (3.49%) GFI Software
8 3 (3.49%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.49%) Palo Alto
8 3 (3.49%) Proofpoint
8 3 (3.49%) Rapid7
8 3 (3.49%) SaltStack
8 3 (3.49%) Symantec
8 3 (3.49%) TippingPoint
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