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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.85% 1.53% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 8.57% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £363 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +22.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

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
46 70 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.37% 17.81% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 48
Median daily rate £375 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) GCC
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) SNMP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) GIAC
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) IPsec
1 3 (33.33%) SNMP
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (33.33%) GCC
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) VMware