The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 March 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 38 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 8 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.27% 2.44% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.00% 46.15% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £354 £337
% change year-on-year +13.15% +4.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% +38.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.09 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -4.55% +19.61%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 26 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 7.08% 5.30% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 15
Median daily rate £350 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Nottingham

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Nottingham

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

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware