The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 37 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.37% 1.99% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 10.11% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Median daily rate - £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+113.50% -6.23%
TCP/IP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 89 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.45% 19.69% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 75 22
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
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 Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Fluentd
4 5 (35.71%) Terraform
4 5 (35.71%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (35.71%) Ansible
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (35.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Google
4 5 (35.71%) Xen

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Jetty
2 3 (21.43%) Mongrel
2 3 (21.43%) nginx
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
1 5 (35.71%) Google App Engine
1 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
1 5 (35.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DHCP
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 7 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) FTP
3 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) Kafka
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 3 (21.43%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (21.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) MCTS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (35.71%) Xen
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
1 5 (35.71%) Fluentd
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) Terraform
2 3 (21.43%) Marathon
2 3 (21.43%) Mesos
2 3 (21.43%) Piwik
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat