The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 25 April 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 38
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 3.17% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 57.89% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +15.71% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £19.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.41% +27.41%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 19 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 2.30% 5.48% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Median daily rate £150 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -64.70% +54.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £181 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in East Sussex

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Sussex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy