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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 5 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 7.69% 2.08% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 16.67% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +28.57%
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
9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 34.62% 12.50% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £280 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCDA
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) IronPort
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless

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 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDA
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) IronPort
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) VMware