Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 36 20
Rank change year-on-year -31 -16 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.88% 0.72% 5.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.91% 3.64% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
County Antrim median daily rate £211 £410 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.48% +134.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £91 £405 £163
90th Percentile £387 £415 £188
Northern Ireland median daily rate £320 £410 £363
% change year-on-year -22.07% +13.10% +45.00%
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 46 55 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 7.86% 19.78% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 2
County Antrim median daily rate £434 £314 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.33% -8.73% +25.00%
10th Percentile £206 £78 £197
90th Percentile £562 £425 £486
Northern Ireland median daily rate £420 £314 £425
% change year-on-year +33.86% -26.18% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +48.15% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in County Antrim over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 November 2017. 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 -34 11 £211 -48.48%
TCP/IP
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) Docker
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) SSL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Reuters
4 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) iPad
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) ION MarketView
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Lotus

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 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CppUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
1 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
2 3 (27.27%) Reuters
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) CyberTech
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) NICE Systems
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow