Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 January 2019 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 66 48
Rank change year-on-year -17 -18 +11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 24 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.92% 2.60% 5.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.16% 13.41% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 85
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £561 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.07% - -28.42%
10th Percentile £518 £214 £300
90th Percentile £616 £538 £488
North East median daily rate £300 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -14.29% +4.48% -29.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
10th Percentile £44.20 - £36.25
90th Percentile £45.80 - £56.60
North East median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 146 179 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.97% 19.37% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 142 308
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £463 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.96% +2.30% -28.95%
10th Percentile £165 £218 £250
90th Percentile £550 £636 £488
North East median daily rate £413 £330 £330
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -29.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 40
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 £28.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.35% -59.04% +12.30%
10th Percentile £14.96 £9.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £45.20 £32.10 £44.23
North East median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +108.70% -58.93% +44.44%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 9 £561 +60.36% 1
TCP/IP
North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) Grafana
4 4 (44.44%) gulp
4 4 (44.44%) Gatling
4 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (44.44%) Lean Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Kibana
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) Grunt
4 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (44.44%) Sublime Text
4 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) MongoDB

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
1 4 (44.44%) nginx
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
1 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Akamai
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Ant
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) Gatling
2 4 (44.44%) Grunt
2 4 (44.44%) gulp
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Sublime Text
3 1 (11.11%) GitLab
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) EJB
2 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
2 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) J2SE
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) Servlets
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Lean Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Groovy
2 4 (44.44%) Haskell
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Grafana
2 4 (44.44%) Kibana
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe
1 4 (44.44%) Google
1 4 (44.44%) webMethods
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware