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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.41% 1.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
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
20 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.10% 26.37% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 7
Median daily rate £380 £475 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £501 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +166.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 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
Worcester - 1 - -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) S/MIME
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
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 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software 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%) Linux Engineer
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%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOD
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) VB
1 2 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) arcserve
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat