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 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.85% 8.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 44.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

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
10 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.23% 19.57% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Median daily rate £225 £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +88.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 January 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 -2 2 £225 -47.05%
TCP/IP
West Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (100.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (100.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft