The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 29 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.65% 0.52% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.81% 5.41% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £300 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £300 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +377.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
TCP/IP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.51% 9.71% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 29
Median daily rate £388 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £202 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford - 9 £375 - 1
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (86.67%) Network Security
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 10 (66.67%) tcpdump
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
5 8 (53.33%) CCNP
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (53.33%) Network Management
5 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
5 8 (53.33%) F5
6 6 (40.00%) Splunk
6 6 (40.00%) ArcSight
6 6 (40.00%) LogLogic
6 6 (40.00%) SIEM
6 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (40.00%) LogRhythm
6 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (40.00%) Nessus
6 6 (40.00%) Information Security
6 6 (40.00%) CCNA
6 6 (40.00%) CISSP
7 5 (33.33%) OSPF
7 5 (33.33%) BGP
7 5 (33.33%) Juniper

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Network Security
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 10 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
7 3 (20.00%) 802.11
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 1 (6.67%) DHCP
9 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (53.33%) Network Management
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) SIEM
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 6 (40.00%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) CCSA
5 2 (13.33%) CCDA
5 2 (13.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (40.00%) LogLogic
3 6 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 6 (40.00%) Splunk
4 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (26.67%) Tripwire
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) IronPort
6 3 (20.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Intel
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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