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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 40 41
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.40% 1.67% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 14.29% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £140 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.47% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +17.64% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -29.16% +100.00%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 36 49 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 14.40% 11.72% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 22
Median daily rate £413 £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.32% +7.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £208 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £19.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.15% +91.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £38.00 £15.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £38.00 £24.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Coventry over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) NHS
7 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
7 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (10.00%) FireEye
8 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (10.00%) Nexpose
8 1 (10.00%) GFI Software
8 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
8 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
8 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection

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 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) X.509
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) OAuth
2 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CWAP
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ECDL
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) FireEye
3 1 (10.00%) GFI Software
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Polycom
3 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) TippingPoint