Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 22 January 2020 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.71% 0.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £400 £280
% change year-on-year -18.75% +42.86% -37.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £15.25 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -8.82% -45.16% +24.00%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.29% 18.33% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 36 15
Staffordshire median daily rate £314 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.67% -17.53%
10th Percentile £128 £260 £151
90th Percentile £456 £395 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Staffordshire median hourly rate £24.00 £15.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.38% +5.17% -9.38%
10th Percentile £15.20 £15.13 £13.82
90th Percentile £32.80 £15.38 £43.05
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £30.31
% change year-on-year +8.57% -42.26% +102.07%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Staffordshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco