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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.03% 4.76% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 18.18% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £155
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
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
26 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.80% 26.19% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 14
Median daily rate £380 £438 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) VB6
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Degree

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) S/MIME
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware