Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 46
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.92% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.41% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Liverpool median daily rate - £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +54.55% -1.35%
Merseyside median daily rate - £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +63.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - £36.50 £30.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.90% -
Merseyside median hourly rate - £36.50 £30.19
% change year-on-year - +20.90% -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 59 74 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 14.32% 17.01% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 39
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% -3.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £138 £131 £146
90th Percentile £435 £504 £478
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -18.75% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Liverpool median hourly rate £11.13 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.47% +28.00% -39.76%
10th Percentile £9.36 £14.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £13.99 £28.06 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £10.47 £16.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -34.56% +28.00% -39.76%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Liverpool

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Liverpool

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Liverpool