Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 20 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 69 62
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.22% 1.15% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 13.79% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Coventry median daily rate £115 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -64.62% +20.37% -
10th Percentile £103 £261 £260
90th Percentile £127 £450 £368
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £381 £278
% change year-on-year +18.03% +37.39% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.86% -21.11% -16.61%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.73 £21.25
90th Percentile £42.85 £23.58 £23.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.67 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.81% +80.00% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 75 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.15% 8.33% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 62 41
Coventry median daily rate £300 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -3.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £141 £229 £258
90th Percentile £492 £536 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.16% +223.40% -62.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £16.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £39.20 £20.98
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Coventry

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Coventry

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Coventry

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 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 Coventry region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Automotive
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Thin Client

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) ICMP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ECDL
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware