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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 67 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.23% 0.86% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.38% 7.41% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £290 £400 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +158.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £337
% change year-on-year +12.67% +5.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.50% +19.61%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 105 81 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.04% 11.62% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 42 37
Median daily rate £365 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £219 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.99 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.43% -36.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.99 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.29 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 13 £290 -27.50% 3
TCP/IP
North East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 54 (76.06%) Windows
2 51 (71.83%) Windows Server
3 49 (69.01%) Linux
4 48 (67.61%) SQL
5 45 (63.38%) Unix
6 43 (60.56%) Security Cleared
7 39 (54.93%) ITIL
8 38 (53.52%) SC Cleared
9 36 (50.70%) HP SiteScope
10 30 (42.25%) VB
10 30 (42.25%) Perl
10 30 (42.25%) Shell Script
11 23 (32.39%) DHCP
11 23 (32.39%) DNS
11 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
12 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
12 21 (29.58%) HP
13 20 (28.17%) Migration
13 20 (28.17%) SCCM
13 20 (28.17%) Windows 7
13 20 (28.17%) Virtual Environments
14 19 (26.76%) Tivoli
14 19 (26.76%) MS Excel
15 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
16 16 (22.54%) High Availability
16 16 (22.54%) Server Monitoring
17 15 (21.13%) Oracle
17 15 (21.13%) Firewall
18 14 (19.72%) J2EE
18 14 (19.72%) Java

TCP/IP
Top Related 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 14 (19.72%) Apache
1 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
2 12 (16.90%) iPlanet
2 12 (16.90%) JBoss
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle Application Server
2 12 (16.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Jetty
4 2 (2.82%) Mongrel
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.82%) SAS
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (26.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) HP Helion
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.82%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.82%) IaaS
2 2 (2.82%) PaaS
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) DHCP
1 23 (32.39%) DNS
2 15 (21.13%) Firewall
3 5 (7.04%) Internet
4 4 (5.63%) HTTP
5 3 (4.23%) FTP
5 3 (4.23%) IPsec
5 3 (4.23%) SSL
6 2 (2.82%) SMTP
6 2 (2.82%) VLAN
7 1 (1.41%) BGP
7 1 (1.41%) DSL
7 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.41%) Network Security
7 1 (1.41%) OSPF
7 1 (1.41%) SNMP
7 1 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (2.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.41%) DB2
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.82%) Travis CI
2 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.41%) Games
1 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Support Engineer
2 20 (28.17%) Migration Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Product Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Products Support Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) SCCM Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Mainframe Support
6 3 (4.23%) Solaris Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Hardware Test Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Project Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) J2EE
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) CSS
2 2 (2.82%) Servlets
2 2 (2.82%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) HTML5
3 1 (1.41%) JSON
3 1 (1.41%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Clustering
2 10 (14.08%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (14.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (76.06%) Windows
2 51 (71.83%) Windows Server
3 49 (69.01%) Linux
4 45 (63.38%) Unix
5 20 (28.17%) Windows 7
6 14 (19.72%) Solaris
7 13 (18.31%) AIX
8 10 (14.08%) zOS
9 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.41%) Android
13 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.41%) HPUX
13 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) ITIL
2 20 (28.17%) Migration
2 20 (28.17%) Virtual Environments
3 16 (22.54%) High Availability
3 16 (22.54%) Server Monitoring
4 12 (16.90%) Load Balancing
5 11 (15.49%) Change Control
5 11 (15.49%) Change Management
5 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
6 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
6 10 (14.08%) Quality Management
7 4 (5.63%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (5.63%) Validation
8 3 (4.23%) Open Source
9 2 (2.82%) DevOps
9 2 (2.82%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Functional Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.82%) Software Distribution
9 2 (2.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) Perl
2 30 (42.25%) Shell Script
2 30 (42.25%) VB
3 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
4 14 (19.72%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) VBScript
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (60.56%) Security Cleared
2 38 (53.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (11.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) Xen
6 1 (1.41%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) Firmware
6 1 (1.41%) KVM
6 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (50.70%) HP SiteScope
2 20 (28.17%) SCCM
3 19 (26.76%) Tivoli
4 7 (9.86%) Control-M
5 3 (4.23%) MOM
5 3 (4.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (4.23%) Puppet
6 2 (2.82%) SCOM
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) HP
3 15 (21.13%) Oracle
4 14 (19.72%) Cisco
5 13 (18.31%) Veritas
6 12 (16.90%) F5
6 12 (16.90%) Sun
7 10 (14.08%) CA
8 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
9 8 (11.27%) IBM
10 4 (5.63%) VMware
11 2 (2.82%) Google
12 1 (1.41%) BMC
12 1 (1.41%) Citrix
12 1 (1.41%) PlateSpin
12 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
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