The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 11 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 5.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -9.43%
TCP/IP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 15.09% 18.92% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £330 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £388 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
3 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
4 5 (55.56%) Network Management
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (44.44%) Splunk
5 4 (44.44%) ArcSight
5 4 (44.44%) LogLogic
5 4 (44.44%) SIEM
5 4 (44.44%) LogRhythm
5 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) Nessus
5 4 (44.44%) CCSA
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (11.11%) 802.11
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Security Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Security Technical Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
1 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCSA
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) CCDA
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) ArcSight
3 4 (44.44%) LogLogic
3 4 (44.44%) LogRhythm
3 4 (44.44%) Splunk
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Tripwire
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) IronPort
5 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 1 (11.11%) VMware