Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 August 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 50 48
Rank change year-on-year -39 -2 +20
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 42 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.07% 4.90% 6.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.35% 19.35% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 90
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £625 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.39% +3.13% -1.54%
10th Percentile £475 £305 £224
90th Percentile £638 £442 £408
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £330 £320
% change year-on-year +89.39% +3.13% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 187 217 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.96% 25.32% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 172 450
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.21% -16.90%
10th Percentile £226 £208 £205
90th Percentile £475 £527 £425
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 64
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.25 £27.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.04% -3.57% +19.15%
10th Percentile £11.58 £14.36 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £42.90 £36.35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £21.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +35.63% -22.32% +23.08%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Newcastle upon Tyne

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (50.00%) nginx
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Apache
6 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) Servlets
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) WAN

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) nginx
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) Jetty
2 4 (40.00%) Mongrel
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (40.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) FTP
4 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Availability Management
4 4 (40.00%) Contract Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
4 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (40.00%) Product Management
4 4 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (40.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCDP
1 4 (40.00%) CCIE
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) Xen
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (10.00%) Kibana
3 1 (10.00%) logstash
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens