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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 38 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.89% 3.13% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 14.08% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £15.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.72% -20.37%
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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
60 71 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.86% 22.19% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 32
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £388 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £10.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) DNS
6 8 (36.36%) DHCP
6 8 (36.36%) HTTP
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
7 7 (31.82%) Ubuntu
7 7 (31.82%) JSON
7 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
7 7 (31.82%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (31.82%) Twisted
7 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
7 7 (31.82%) Docker
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) MS Office
7 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
8 6 (27.27%) SAN
8 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
9 5 (22.73%) SCCM
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) C

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
2 8 (36.36%) HTTP
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) IPv6
5 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Multicast
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Python Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Server Support
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Python Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Support
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) JSON
1 7 (31.82%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (31.82%) Twisted
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Cyber Security
4 3 (13.64%) UML
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) C
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCIE
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSD
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) CCIP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
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