The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 June 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)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.91% 3.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 26.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Median daily rate £200 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £344 £345
% change year-on-year +13.73% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +100.00%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 34 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 19.42% 13.93% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 17
Median daily rate £375 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £325 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.75 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.39% +7.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.10 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.15 £20.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Somerset

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Somerset over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Somerset

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Somerset

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bath - 5 £188 -
Taunton -18 1 £375 +25.00%
TCP/IP
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 5 (55.56%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) SCOrch
3 4 (44.44%) SCSM
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Lua
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 2 (22.22%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) Apache
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) IIS

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Jetty
2 1 (11.11%) Mongrel
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Support
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (11.11%) OpenWrt
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
1 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
2 2 (22.22%) Lua
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) BusyBox
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
1 4 (44.44%) SCOrch
1 4 (44.44%) SCSM
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Google