The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.32% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.63% 21.11% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate £425 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £29.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +79.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Malvern - 3 £425 -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) S/MIME

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) S/MIME
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security