Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 14 December 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 43 49
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.93% 2.29% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 20.75% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Devon median daily rate £488 £185 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +163.51% -63.00% +17.65%
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +108.33% +5.88%
South West median hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% - +41.51%

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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 66 53 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.27% 11.02% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 62
Devon median daily rate £444 £306 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.82% -23.44% +45.45%
10th Percentile £185 £134 £163
90th Percentile £575 £490 £500
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 9
Devon median hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +66.67% -34.78%
10th Percentile £15.12 £13.20 £15.35
90th Percentile £42.83 £45.55 £42.10
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £36.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -27.89% -6.37% +72.98%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Devon

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Devon

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Devon

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Plymouth -3 5 £488 - 1
TCP/IP
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware