Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 67 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -22 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 28 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.68% 1.59% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 12.27% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 29
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £298 £198 £314
90th Percentile £613 £450 £416
South East median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +32.81% +120.69%
10th Percentile £46.25 £36.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.38 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.23% +22.86%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 180 163 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.21% 12.98% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 92 105
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.27% +2.82% +22.41%
10th Percentile £143 £263 £245
90th Percentile £613 £475 £475
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 14
West Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +102.93% +14.98%
10th Percentile £12.75 £19.58 £12.58
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.35 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.41% +11.70% +26.83%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Worthing +5 10 £600 - 1
Crawley -2 8 £425 -
East Grinstead - 4 £425 -
Gatwick - 4 £425 -
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) J2EE
7 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) JUnit
7 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
7 8 (28.57%) EJB
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) SOAP
7 8 (28.57%) XML
7 8 (28.57%) JBoss
7 8 (28.57%) Unix
7 8 (28.57%) Apache
7 8 (28.57%) J2SE
7 8 (28.57%) webMethods
7 8 (28.57%) IntelliJ
7 8 (28.57%) HTTP
7 8 (28.57%) SSL
7 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 8 (28.57%) Scala
7 8 (28.57%) HTML5
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) Spring

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 8 (28.57%) Apache
1 8 (28.57%) JBoss
1 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
1 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
1 8 (28.57%) SSL
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.71%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) ISDN
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) Skype
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 10 (35.71%) Selenium
4 8 (28.57%) IntelliJ
4 8 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Ant
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) Gatling
5 2 (7.14%) Grunt
5 2 (7.14%) gulp
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (7.14%) Protractor
5 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
5 2 (7.14%) Sublime Text
5 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Scala Developer
4 5 (17.86%) HTML Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Java Scala Developer
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 4 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Developer in Test
7 2 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Scala Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
1 8 (28.57%) EJB
1 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
1 8 (28.57%) HTML5
1 8 (28.57%) J2EE
1 8 (28.57%) J2SE
1 8 (28.57%) JSON
1 8 (28.57%) Play Framework
1 8 (28.57%) REST
1 8 (28.57%) SOAP
1 8 (28.57%) Spring
1 8 (28.57%) XML
2 6 (21.43%) Java SE
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
1 1 (3.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Unix
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
7 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.57%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (3.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) DevOps
2 8 (28.57%) Microservices
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Scala
5 4 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (7.14%) Haskell
7 2 (7.14%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MCSA
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 8 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) iptables
3 1 (3.57%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) LXC
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Grafana
1 8 (28.57%) Kibana
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.57%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) webMethods
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) SAP