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 22 June 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 41 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 97 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.77% 6.99% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 17.93% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 69 10
Median daily rate £325 £320 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +12.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £224 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £340 £346
% change year-on-year +14.33% -1.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% +100.00%  

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 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 87 541 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.86% 39.01% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 336 53
Median daily rate £342 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.00% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 41 12
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.28% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.36 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

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 22 June 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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 +11 14 £325 +1.56% 3
Gateshead - 1 - -
TCP/IP
North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 19 (67.86%) ITIL
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
5 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (46.43%) Unix
6 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
7 12 (42.86%) DNS
7 12 (42.86%) Cisco
7 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 12 (42.86%) DHCP
7 12 (42.86%) HP SiteScope
8 11 (39.29%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (39.29%) SCCM
8 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
8 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (39.29%) Firewall
8 11 (39.29%) Migration
9 9 (32.14%) SUSE
9 9 (32.14%) Sun
9 9 (32.14%) Veritas
9 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
9 9 (32.14%) iPlanet
9 9 (32.14%) AIX
9 9 (32.14%) HPUX
9 9 (32.14%) Solaris
9 9 (32.14%) JBoss
9 9 (32.14%) Apache
9 9 (32.14%) Tomcat

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 9 (32.14%) Apache
1 9 (32.14%) iPlanet
1 9 (32.14%) JBoss
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Application Server
1 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
1 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DHCP
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) SMTP
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Migration Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
2 6 (21.43%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (46.43%) Unix
5 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
6 9 (32.14%) AIX
6 9 (32.14%) HPUX
6 9 (32.14%) Solaris
6 9 (32.14%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Migration
2 11 (39.29%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (32.14%) High Availability
3 9 (32.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.71%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Android Development
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.57%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.71%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (39.29%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) MOM
4 1 (3.57%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) F5
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 9 (32.14%) Sun
3 9 (32.14%) Veritas
4 6 (21.43%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
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