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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 7 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.32% 9.30% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 57.14% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +226.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +14.66%

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
15 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 28.30% 16.28% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Median daily rate £225 £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

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 1 March 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
Malvern 0 4 £225 -47.05%
Worcester 0 2 £250 -
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Law

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft