Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 July 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 37 73
Rank change year-on-year -21 +36 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 26 53 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.42% 5.13% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.15% 28.96% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 14
South Wales median daily rate £396 £411 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.65% +16.67% -6.00%
10th Percentile £229 £327 £275
90th Percentile £475 £594 £468
Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £14.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 161 183 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 14.98% 17.70% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 106 79
South Wales median daily rate £310 £389 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.26% +38.84% -25.33%
10th Percentile £170 £258 £197
90th Percentile £473 £531 £478
Wales median daily rate £305 £395 £310
% change year-on-year -22.78% +27.42% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 2
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £21.88 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +151.43% -9.79% +24.36%
10th Percentile £15.93 £12.58 £14.13
90th Percentile £77.50 £76.38 £33.78
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.63 £13.75
% change year-on-year +166.67% +50.00% -50.00%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in South Wales

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 19 £310 -34.74% 4
Bridgend -5 1 £450 -20.00%
TCP/IP
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 10 (38.46%) Ansible
5 9 (34.62%) Puppet
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) DNS
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) Citrix
6 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (23.08%) Maven
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) JIRA
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (23.08%) Ant
7 6 (23.08%) WAN
7 6 (23.08%) POP3
7 6 (23.08%) SMTP
7 6 (23.08%) LAN
7 6 (23.08%) Server Hardening
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) Confluence
8 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (23.08%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Jetty
2 3 (11.54%) Mongrel
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (3.85%) Avid Audio
2 1 (3.85%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3
2 3 (11.54%) Google App Engine
2 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.69%) GitHub
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.85%) Route 53
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) POP3
2 6 (23.08%) SMTP
2 6 (23.08%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) HTTP
3 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) DSL
4 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
5 3 (11.54%) FTP
5 3 (11.54%) IPsec
5 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
5 3 (11.54%) SNMP
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
6 2 (7.69%) LDAP
6 2 (7.69%) SSH
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Ant
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
3 6 (23.08%) Maven
4 5 (19.23%) Hudson
5 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
6 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
6 3 (11.54%) GCC
6 3 (11.54%) Travis CI
7 2 (7.69%) Gradle
7 2 (7.69%) NuGet
7 2 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium
8 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (19.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Support
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Citrix Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) Servlets
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) Kafka
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) NHS
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Server Hardening
5 5 (19.23%) Information Governance
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) ITSM
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.54%) Microservices
6 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) Post-Production
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) JCL
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) CCA
2 5 (19.23%) CCAA
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) iptables
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Xen
3 3 (11.54%) XenServer
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.69%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Ansible
2 9 (34.62%) Puppet
3 5 (19.23%) Rundeck
3 5 (19.23%) Terraform
4 4 (15.38%) Marathon
4 4 (15.38%) Mesos
5 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (11.54%) Salt
6 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.85%) Control-M
6 1 (3.85%) Fluentd
6 1 (3.85%) Grafana
6 1 (3.85%) Kibana
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.85%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Citrix
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Remedy
4 3 (11.54%) Apple
4 3 (11.54%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) Avid
6 1 (3.85%) arcserve
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) Micro Focus
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Thunderhead
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