The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.63% 2.89% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.44% 19.72% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate - £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+113.50% -6.23%
TCP/IP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 71 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.85% 14.67% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £445 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Perl
2 10 (58.82%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) C
3 9 (52.94%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) SSL
4 8 (47.06%) X.509
4 8 (47.06%) Internet
4 8 (47.06%) Internet of Things
4 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (47.06%) JSON
4 8 (47.06%) REST
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) MySQL
9 2 (11.76%) IIS
9 2 (11.76%) MS Project

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Jetty
1 2 (11.76%) Mongrel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project Server
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
1 8 (47.06%) SSL
1 8 (47.06%) X.509
2 5 (29.41%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) FTP
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) 802.15
4 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Travis CI
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
1 8 (47.06%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (11.76%) Servlets
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Internet of Things
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Escalation Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Line Management
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Perl
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) C
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Becrypt
2 1 (5.88%) ESRI
2 1 (5.88%) VMware