Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 16 January 2018 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 51 25
Rank change year-on-year +30 -26 +6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 45 9 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.23% 1.70% 7.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.19% 11.69% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 12
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £248 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.13% -15.38% +50.00%
10th Percentile £114 £153 £269
90th Percentile £301 £286 £305
East Midlands median daily rate £289 £200 £293
% change year-on-year +44.38% -31.62% +24.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Leicestershire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +64.95% -30.71%
10th Percentile £10.56 £40.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £44.38 £40.00 £36.08
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.63 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -48.44% +122.22% -5.26%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 121 77 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 22.12% 14.58% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 36
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £258 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% -8.44% -13.46%
10th Percentile £113 £81 £107
90th Percentile £409 £413 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £326 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% -3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 8
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £11.65
90th Percentile £42.75 £39.00 £28.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £16.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year -15.22% +13.56% -24.36%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in Leicestershire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +21 40 £280 +6.67% 4
TCP/IP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 37 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
3 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
4 29 (64.44%) DNS
5 26 (57.78%) Data Centre
6 25 (55.56%) PowerShell
6 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (53.33%) PKI
7 24 (53.33%) Windows Server
7 24 (53.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 24 (53.33%) Kerberos
7 24 (53.33%) IPsec
8 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (48.89%) LDAP
9 21 (46.67%) Incident Management
10 16 (35.56%) Migration
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (22.22%) ITIL
13 9 (20.00%) Finance
13 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (17.78%) Oracle
14 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
14 8 (17.78%) Cisco
14 8 (17.78%) Office 365
15 7 (15.56%) C#
15 7 (15.56%) MCSE
15 7 (15.56%) Internet
15 7 (15.56%) Citrix
15 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (4.44%) Documentum
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) DNS
2 24 (53.33%) IPsec
2 24 (53.33%) Kerberos
3 22 (48.89%) LDAP
4 7 (15.56%) Internet
5 5 (11.11%) DHCP
5 5 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) Modbus
6 2 (4.44%) MPLS
6 2 (4.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory Specialist
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 4 (8.89%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
1 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.11%) LINQ
3 3 (6.67%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (4.44%) WCF
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (57.78%) Data Centre
2 24 (53.33%) PKI
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.67%) Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 21 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 16 (35.56%) Migration
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL
5 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.33%) Logistics
7 5 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (6.67%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.44%) Asynchronous Programming
9 2 (4.44%) Document Management
9 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.44%) High Availability
9 2 (4.44%) ITSM
9 2 (4.44%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Project Management
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.22%) Patch Management
10 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) C
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) MCSE
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) WSUS
2 3 (6.67%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
5 5 (11.11%) Apple
5 5 (11.11%) Sophos
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Siemens
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) HP