Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 52 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21 -4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.79% 3.40% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 36.00% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 0
County Antrim median daily rate £143 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.14% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £143 £350 -
% change year-on-year -59.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £23.50

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26 50 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.86% 9.43% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 46 12
County Antrim median daily rate £192 £313 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.64% -6.02% +54.65%
10th Percentile £63 £163 £102
90th Percentile £514 £452 £608
Northern Ireland median daily rate £192 £313 £333
% change year-on-year -38.64% -6.02% +47.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.50 - £40.00
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 - £18.50

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in County Antrim

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TCP/IP in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in County Antrim

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in County Antrim

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +6 3 £143 -59.14% 1
TCP/IP
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) ION MarketView
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (33.33%) Sun