Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 20 November 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 57
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.52% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.08% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 28
Lancashire median daily rate - £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.43% -31.71%
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £369
% change year-on-year -11.76% +15.25% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Lancashire median hourly rate - £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +11.32%
North West median hourly rate £51.71 £40.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +29.28% +136.41% +25.57%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 71 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 21.83% 10.79% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 79
Lancashire median daily rate £444 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.85% +25.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £222 £173 £168
90th Percentile £550 £600 £643
North West median daily rate £388 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -5.49% +9.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 20
Lancashire median hourly rate £11.72 £16.00 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.75% -61.72% +103.90%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.00 £25.00 £49.50
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Lancashire