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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 19 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.35% 4.00% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 12.90% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £155
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +24.13%
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
21 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 28.38% 31.00% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Median daily rate £300 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £285 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £490 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Worcester - 1 £300 -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware