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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 36 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% 0.31% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 2.70% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £200 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -55.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +8.22%

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
25 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.12% 11.56% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 29
Median daily rate £500 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £608 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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
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 February 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
Luton - 1 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

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

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
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