Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 18 January 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 42 58
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.09% 0.80% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 4.41% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Warrington median daily rate £350 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +83.33% -1.64%
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -3.13% +17.65% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Warrington median hourly rate - - £17.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.50 £91.06 £17.17
% change year-on-year -81.88% +430.51% +18.38%

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 64 68 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 23.19% 18.09% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 97
Warrington median daily rate £350 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -1.04% +12.94%
10th Percentile £203 £230 £308
90th Percentile £600 £738 £585
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -17.65% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Warrington median hourly rate £12.03 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.76% -26.47% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.63 £11.25 £16.40
90th Percentile £12.30 £17.15 £18.40
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year -17.14% -1.52% -3.95%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Warrington

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Warrington

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft