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 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 33 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.00% 2.14% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 13.75% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Median daily rate £400 £269 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.83% -23.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -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
53 80 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.14% 15.59% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 37 48
Median daily rate £363 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 32
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 £41.20 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (56.25%) Python
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) C
2 8 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Internet of Things
4 6 (37.50%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (37.50%) SSL
4 6 (37.50%) X.509
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) HTTP
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
8 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 2 (12.50%) Ruby

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 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Jetty
1 2 (12.50%) Mongrel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
1 2 (12.50%) nginx
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
1 6 (37.50%) SSL
1 6 (37.50%) X.509
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) 802.15
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) FTP
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Travis CI
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) JSON
1 6 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Internet of Things
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Escalation Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) C
2 8 (50.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Becrypt
2 1 (6.25%) ESRI
2 1 (6.25%) Intel
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) VMware