The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 64 48
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 21 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.19% 2.05% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 11.19% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +100.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £108 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £251
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +14.23% +0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 84 134 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 16.77% 18.31% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 39
Median daily rate £395 £365 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +37.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £327 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £44.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in West Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in West Sussex

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Worthing +19 8 £488 +334.00%
Crawley -3 6 £400 -6.75% 2
East Grinstead - 5 £425 -
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
1 22 (70.97%) Git (software)
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) C#
3 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
4 15 (48.39%) Selenium
5 14 (45.16%) Python
5 14 (45.16%) Eclipse
6 13 (41.94%) Perl
6 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
6 13 (41.94%) DevOps
7 12 (38.71%) SSL
8 11 (35.48%) IntelliJ
8 11 (35.48%) HTTP
8 11 (35.48%) Ant
8 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
8 11 (35.48%) Servlets
8 11 (35.48%) Google Analytics
8 11 (35.48%) jQuery
8 11 (35.48%) Haskell
8 11 (35.48%) Groovy
8 11 (35.48%) Ruby
8 11 (35.48%) Google
8 11 (35.48%) Ubuntu
8 11 (35.48%) Kibana
8 11 (35.48%) gulp

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (35.48%) nginx
1 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 7 (22.58%) JBoss
2 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) GitHub
1 11 (35.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) SSL
2 11 (35.48%) HTTP
3 7 (22.58%) Ethernet
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) IPv4
7 1 (3.23%) IPv6
7 1 (3.23%) ISDN
7 1 (3.23%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) OSPF
7 1 (3.23%) TACACS
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
1 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Redis
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Git (software)
2 15 (48.39%) Selenium
3 14 (45.16%) Eclipse
4 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
5 11 (35.48%) Ant
5 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
5 11 (35.48%) Gatling
5 11 (35.48%) Grunt
5 11 (35.48%) gulp
5 11 (35.48%) IntelliJ
5 11 (35.48%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (35.48%) Sublime Text
6 7 (22.58%) JIRA
6 7 (22.58%) JUnit
7 4 (12.90%) Protractor
7 4 (12.90%) SpecFlow
7 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
8 2 (6.45%) Subversion
8 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
9 1 (3.23%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Scala Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Scala Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Scala Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
1 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
1 11 (35.48%) jQuery
1 11 (35.48%) Node.js
1 11 (35.48%) Servlets
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) EJB
2 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) HTML5
2 7 (22.58%) J2EE
2 7 (22.58%) J2SE
2 7 (22.58%) Java SE
2 7 (22.58%) JSON
2 7 (22.58%) Play Framework
2 7 (22.58%) REST
2 7 (22.58%) SOAP
2 7 (22.58%) Spring
2 7 (22.58%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Ubuntu
3 8 (25.81%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) Debian
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
2 13 (41.94%) DevOps
3 11 (35.48%) Analytics
3 11 (35.48%) Open Source
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
5 7 (22.58%) Microservices
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (12.90%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test Management
6 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
6 4 (12.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) C#
4 14 (45.16%) Python
5 13 (41.94%) Perl
6 11 (35.48%) Groovy
6 11 (35.48%) Haskell
6 11 (35.48%) Ruby
6 11 (35.48%) Scala
7 9 (29.03%) SQL
8 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.45%) C++
9 1 (3.23%) C
9 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.23%) VB
9 1 (3.23%) VB6
9 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCSA
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) iptables
3 2 (6.45%) KVM
3 2 (6.45%) LXC
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Grafana
1 11 (35.48%) Kibana
2 7 (22.58%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) SELinux
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Google
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe
2 7 (22.58%) webMethods
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto