Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 49 38
Rank change year-on-year -37 -11 +22
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 40 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.66% 4.38% 6.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 17.24% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 38 131
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £488 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £464 £306 £260
90th Percentile £521 £538 £475
North East median daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 - £53.50
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £11.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +309.09% -62.07% -22.15%

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 118 232 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.94% 25.41% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 192 496
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +6.25% -24.71%
10th Percentile £208 £226 £206
90th Percentile £521 £538 £457
North East median daily rate £365 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +8.15% +5.47% -18.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 74
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.50 £15.80 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.38% -43.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £14.87 £9.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £32.05 £36.35
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £14.31 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.82% -48.89% +60.00%

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 13 November 2018. 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 -29 6 £488 +39.29% 3
TCP/IP
North East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) nginx
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Python

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 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) nginx
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Jetty
3 1 (16.67%) Mongrel
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Gatling
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Grunt
2 3 (50.00%) gulp
2 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Sublime Text
3 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) J2SE
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Availability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) Haskell
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Grafana
2 3 (50.00%) Kibana
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) webMethods
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) VMware