The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 80 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 24 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.56% 0.90% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.71% 7.61% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 8
Median daily rate £281 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.68% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £340 £346
% change year-on-year +14.33% -1.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 175 184 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.40% 11.86% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 121 118
Median daily rate £313 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 11
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -53.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.70 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £93.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in the East Midlands

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +7 14 £265 -41.11% 2
Northamptonshire +7 5 £525 +241.46% 3
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £500 +33.33% 1
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 36 (63.16%) Windows
2 25 (43.86%) DNS
3 21 (36.84%) LAN
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 19 (33.33%) HP
6 18 (31.58%) IIS
7 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
8 16 (28.07%) Wireless
9 15 (26.32%) Firewall
9 15 (26.32%) Linux
9 15 (26.32%) DHCP
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 15 (26.32%) SCCM
9 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
10 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
11 13 (22.81%) Dell
11 13 (22.81%) VBScript
11 13 (22.81%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (21.05%) .NET
12 12 (21.05%) EPoS
12 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
13 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (19.30%) HTTP
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle
13 11 (19.30%) Python
13 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (17.54%) Git (software)

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 18 (31.58%) IIS
2 5 (8.77%) JBoss
3 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Documentum
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) IaaS
1 8 (14.04%) PaaS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.75%) Route 53
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) DNS
2 21 (36.84%) LAN
3 16 (28.07%) Wireless
4 15 (26.32%) DHCP
4 15 (26.32%) Firewall
5 13 (22.81%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (19.30%) HTTP
7 10 (17.54%) SSL
8 8 (14.04%) WAN
9 6 (10.53%) BGP
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.77%) VLAN
11 4 (7.02%) ICMP
12 3 (5.26%) ADSL
12 3 (5.26%) MPLS
12 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (3.51%) Internet
13 2 (3.51%) OSPF
13 2 (3.51%) SNMP
13 2 (3.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Automotive
2 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) EPoS Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) JSON
2 8 (14.04%) Node.js
2 8 (14.04%) REST
3 5 (8.77%) J2EE
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.26%) LINQ
6 2 (3.51%) Middleware
6 2 (3.51%) WCF
7 1 (1.75%) COM
7 1 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.75%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (1.75%) Mason
7 1 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (1.75%) Sensu
7 1 (1.75%) WPF
7 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) EPoS
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (63.16%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.79%) Unix
5 8 (14.04%) CoreOS
5 8 (14.04%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.51%) AIX
9 2 (3.51%) Android
9 2 (3.51%) Solaris
9 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.75%) CentOS
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Scrum
4 8 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.04%) Kanban
4 8 (14.04%) SOA
4 8 (14.04%) TDD
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.77%) ITSM
7 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.02%) Network Design
8 4 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.02%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (5.26%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
2 13 (22.81%) VBScript
3 11 (19.30%) Python
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.04%) SQL
6 6 (10.53%) Java
7 5 (8.77%) C#
8 4 (7.02%) C
9 3 (5.26%) PHP
9 3 (5.26%) Ruby
10 2 (3.51%) Tcl
11 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) CCNP
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
2 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 9 (15.79%) Docker
4 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) KVM
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) SCCM
2 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.02%) OVSD
4 3 (5.26%) Ansible
5 2 (3.51%) Puppet
5 2 (3.51%) Salt
5 2 (3.51%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) collectd
6 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Kibana
6 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.75%) logstash
6 1 (1.75%) Mesos
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) StatsD
6 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) HP
3 13 (22.81%) Dell
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle
5 8 (14.04%) VMware
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco
7 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.26%) Citrix
8 3 (5.26%) Sun
9 2 (3.51%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.75%) Altiris
10 1 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.75%) BMC
10 1 (1.75%) Juniper
10 1 (1.75%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) Remedy
10 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.75%) Siemens
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