Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 38 22
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 30 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 9.40% 1.71% 7.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 51.72% 18.52% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 10
Leicester median daily rate £280 £283 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% -0.44% -36.94%
10th Percentile £255 £278 £231
90th Percentile £293 £291 £346
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £283 £288
% change year-on-year -0.88% -1.74% +51.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Leicester median hourly rate £40.00 £25.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.34% +134.09% -52.17%
10th Percentile £31.50 £13.68 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.50 £37.23 £12.00
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £25.75 £24.25
% change year-on-year +55.34% +6.19% +5.43%

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 58 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 18.18% 9.25% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 24
Leicester median daily rate £280 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +14.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £179 £257 £168
90th Percentile £373 £408 £346
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £288 £275
% change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +29.31% -27.50%
10th Percentile £22.50 £12.00 £11.95
90th Percentile £44.00 £39.38 £23.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £11.18 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -27.90% +6.90% -27.50%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Leicester

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Leicester

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Leicester

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Leicester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 25 (83.33%) Windows
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 23 (76.67%) PowerShell
2 23 (76.67%) DNS
3 20 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 19 (63.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
4 19 (63.33%) Kerberos
4 19 (63.33%) LDAP
4 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (63.33%) IPsec
4 19 (63.33%) PKI
5 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
5 11 (36.67%) Migration
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (16.67%) .NET
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (16.67%) C#
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.67%) HP
8 5 (16.67%) Dell
8 5 (16.67%) MCSE
8 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (16.67%) Logistics
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Documentum
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) DNS
2 19 (63.33%) IPsec
2 19 (63.33%) Kerberos
2 19 (63.33%) LDAP
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (13.33%) DHCP
4 4 (13.33%) LAN
4 4 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) Modbus
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Automotive
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) EPoS Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.33%) LINQ
3 3 (10.00%) WCF
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (63.33%) PKI
3 4 (13.33%) EPoS
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
1 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
2 11 (36.67%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.67%) Logistics
5 3 (10.00%) Asynchronous Programming
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
7 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) C
3 4 (13.33%) VBScript
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) MCSE
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Dell
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Siemens
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) VMware