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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 26 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.50% 2.08% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.71% 21.88% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Median daily rate £444 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.28% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
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
41 32 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.19% 9.50% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 34
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £171 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 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 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) HTTP
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) SSL
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) Apache
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) Google
6 5 (29.41%) Xen
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) Fluentd
6 5 (29.41%) Terraform
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (29.41%) Ansible
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon ElastiCache

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 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 3 (17.65%) JBoss
3 3 (17.65%) Jetty
3 3 (17.65%) nginx
3 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
1 5 (29.41%) Google App Engine
1 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) HTTP
3 8 (47.06%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) FTP
5 3 (17.65%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) GIS
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) Kafka
3 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 3 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (17.65%) Servlets
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Robotic Process Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCITP
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) MCTS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 5 (29.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) Xen
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
1 5 (29.41%) Fluentd
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
1 5 (29.41%) Terraform
2 3 (17.65%) Marathon
2 3 (17.65%) Mesos
2 3 (17.65%) Piwik
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Google
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) F5