The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 41 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 27 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.25% 0.66% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.17% 5.68% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 5
Average daily rate
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£228 £188 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £188 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £188 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £38.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £17.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.65%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 88 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.12% 11.55% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 34 56
Average daily rate £330 £260 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £424 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 12 45
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.96 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £38.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 17 £350 +86.66% 12
Peterborough +13 3 £130 - 1
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows 7
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (41.86%) MS Office
5 17 (39.53%) Linux
6 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
7 15 (34.88%) WAN
7 15 (34.88%) LAN
7 15 (34.88%) DNS
7 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
8 14 (32.56%) DHCP
9 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
10 10 (23.26%) Python
10 10 (23.26%) C
11 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
11 9 (20.93%) HTTP
11 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
11 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.93%) Windows 8
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (18.60%) DevOps
12 8 (18.60%) Lync
12 8 (18.60%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) Avaya
12 8 (18.60%) SAN
13 7 (16.28%) XML
13 7 (16.28%) Ubuntu
13 7 (16.28%) JSON
13 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (18.60%) Lync
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Office
2 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) WAN
1 15 (34.88%) LAN
1 15 (34.88%) DNS
2 14 (32.56%) DHCP
3 9 (20.93%) HTTP
4 8 (18.60%) SAN
5 3 (6.98%) Internet
5 3 (6.98%) Firewall
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
5 3 (6.98%) IPv6
5 3 (6.98%) VoIP
5 3 (6.98%) RTSP
5 3 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.98%) DLNA
6 2 (4.65%) ZigBee
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.65%) Bluetooth
6 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.33%) 2G
7 1 (2.33%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) SimpleDB
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Python Developer
5 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.95%) Python Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Server Support
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Network Support
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Support Specialist
8 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.65%) Network Support Specialist
9 2 (4.65%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) XML
1 7 (16.28%) JSON
1 7 (16.28%) Twisted
2 6 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.98%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) WinForms
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (13.95%) Smartphone
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.98%) Interactive TV
4 3 (6.98%) IPTV
4 3 (6.98%) MPEG
4 3 (6.98%) DTV
4 3 (6.98%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.33%) CMDB
5 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows 7
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (39.53%) Linux
5 9 (20.93%) Windows 8
5 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.98%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.60%) DevOps
3 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) DRM
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.33%) User Stories
7 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) C
1 10 (23.26%) Python
2 5 (11.63%) Embedded C
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNP
3 2 (4.65%) CCIE
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CCIP
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) MCSD
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
2 3 (6.98%) SCVMM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Avaya
3 5 (11.63%) Polycom
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) CA
5 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
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