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 3 months to 28 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.22% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.22% 2.04% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £264 - £65
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £353 £340
% change year-on-year +15.60% +3.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.32% +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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 51 49 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 18.41% 17.44% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 24
Median daily rate £265 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £162 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £342
% change year-on-year +6.45% +6.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.75 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.05% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 9 £250 - 2
Hinckley - 2 £274 -
TCP/IP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 22 (84.62%) DNS
2 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 14 (53.85%) DHCP
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 12 (46.15%) VBScript
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) HP
5 12 (46.15%) Dell
5 12 (46.15%) SCCM
5 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
6 11 (42.31%) IIS
7 10 (38.46%) EPoS
7 10 (38.46%) Wireless
7 10 (38.46%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (34.62%) .NET
8 9 (34.62%) Linux
9 8 (30.77%) Python
9 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) SSL
9 8 (30.77%) HTTP
9 8 (30.77%) SOA
9 8 (30.77%) Scrum
9 8 (30.77%) Docker
9 8 (30.77%) IaaS

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 11 (42.31%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) IaaS
1 8 (30.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) DNS
2 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 14 (53.85%) DHCP
4 10 (38.46%) Remote Desktop
4 10 (38.46%) Wireless
5 8 (30.77%) HTTP
5 8 (30.77%) SSL
6 3 (11.54%) VLAN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) ADSL
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.69%) Firewall
7 2 (7.69%) MPLS
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) SNMP
7 2 (7.69%) TACACS
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) EPoS Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Server Migration Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Support
6 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) JSON
2 8 (30.77%) Node.js
2 8 (30.77%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (3.85%) LINQ
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) EPoS
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 9 (34.62%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) CoreOS
5 8 (30.77%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
1 8 (30.77%) Kanban
1 8 (30.77%) Scrum
1 8 (30.77%) SOA
1 8 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
1 12 (46.15%) VBScript
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 8 (30.77%) Docker
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) SCCM
2 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Dell
1 12 (46.15%) HP
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Sun
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Altiris
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Siemens
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