The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.02% 0.47% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 6.25% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 10
Average daily rate
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£128 £245 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.95% -15.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.91% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+28.45% -8.82%
TCP/IP
South 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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.14% 7.58% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 37
Average daily rate £295 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £588 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -19.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 1 - - 1
Worthing - 1 - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) MS Office
3 15 (68.18%) SCCM
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) SAN
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 12 (54.55%) MCSE
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) MCP
6 11 (50.00%) Linux
7 10 (45.45%) ITIL
7 10 (45.45%) IIS
7 10 (45.45%) MS Visio
7 10 (45.45%) CISSP
7 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (45.45%) CCNA
7 10 (45.45%) McAfee
7 10 (45.45%) Qualys
7 10 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (45.45%) Coaching
7 10 (45.45%) Wireless
7 10 (45.45%) Nessus
7 10 (45.45%) CEH
7 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
8 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco
8 4 (18.18%) DNS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 10 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) LDAP
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Trac
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Security Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
1 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
1 10 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
1 10 (45.45%) Coaching
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) MCSE
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (50.00%) MCP
3 10 (45.45%) CEH
3 10 (45.45%) CCNA
3 10 (45.45%) CISSP
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) SCCM
2 10 (45.45%) Nessus
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) McAfee
2 10 (45.45%) Qualys
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.55%) F5