The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine 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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 24 34 21
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 1.49% 5.26% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 8.64% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £340 £315 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -9.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.56 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.18% +19.61%  

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 Erskine with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 42 81 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 62.69% 60.90% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 58 7
Median daily rate £340 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine 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 Erskine

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Erskine

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Erskine region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Korn

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C-shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware