Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 51 48
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.64% 0.89% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 8.62% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Devon median daily rate £320 £488 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.36% +91.18% -47.69%
10th Percentile £310 £384 £191
90th Percentile £330 £500 £323
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +10.71% +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +118.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £39.00 £35.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £41.00 £35.00 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £41.25 £33.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +24.06% -11.33% -9.64%

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 51 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.83% 10.38% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 20
Devon median daily rate £375 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +32.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £216 £196 £137
90th Percentile £515 £525 £397
South West median daily rate £390 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +6.48% +4.64% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 18
Devon median hourly rate £32.50 £26.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.50% -26.71% +67.82%
10th Percentile £16.80 £11.72 £15.00
90th Percentile £42.65 £41.63 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% +0.74% -14.01%

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 15 October 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
Exeter - 2 £320 - 2
TCP/IP
South West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Devon region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds