The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 103 109 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 58 93 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.74% 1.71% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.92% 13.06% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 73 58
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £258 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £595 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +18.96%
TCP/IP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
449 712 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 13.11% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 532 511
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 49 (51.04%) Linux
2 46 (47.92%) Windows
3 43 (44.79%) DNS
4 38 (39.58%) Firewall
5 32 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 29 (30.21%) Finance
7 28 (29.17%) Cisco
8 26 (27.08%) Unix
9 23 (23.96%) PowerShell
10 22 (22.92%) Python
10 22 (22.92%) LAN
11 21 (21.88%) WAN
11 21 (21.88%) DHCP
11 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 20 (20.83%) ITIL
12 20 (20.83%) VMware
12 20 (20.83%) Windows Server
13 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (17.71%) Migration
15 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (15.63%) DevOps
16 15 (15.63%) Java
16 15 (15.63%) Perl
16 15 (15.63%) HTTP
17 14 (14.58%) VPN
17 14 (14.58%) C++
17 14 (14.58%) MS Office

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) Node.js
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.13%) Zimbra
5 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) CICS
6 1 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.04%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Office
2 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) HipChat
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) SaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.08%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.08%) Route 53
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.04%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.04%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 43 (44.79%) DNS
2 38 (39.58%) Firewall
3 22 (22.92%) LAN
4 21 (21.88%) DHCP
4 21 (21.88%) WAN
5 15 (15.63%) HTTP
6 14 (14.58%) VPN
7 13 (13.54%) BGP
8 11 (11.46%) Network Security
9 10 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (9.38%) Internet
10 9 (9.38%) MPLS
11 8 (8.33%) LDAP
12 7 (7.29%) Multicast
12 7 (7.29%) OSPF
12 7 (7.29%) SAN
12 7 (7.29%) Wireless
13 6 (6.25%) EIGRP
13 6 (6.25%) HSRP
14 5 (5.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) MySQL
3 6 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.13%) Redis
7 2 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.04%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.29%) Artifactory
3 4 (4.17%) Grunt
3 4 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (4.17%) Mocha
3 4 (4.17%) PhantomJS
4 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.08%) Hudson
5 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.04%) AdminStudio
6 1 (1.04%) Emacs
6 1 (1.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Maven
6 1 (1.04%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Front Office
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (16.67%) Developer
1 16 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 10 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.17%) Analyst
5 4 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.13%) Broadcast Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (3.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) HTML
2 9 (9.38%) Web Services
3 5 (5.21%) CSS
3 5 (5.21%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (5.21%) RESTful
3 5 (5.21%) XML
4 4 (4.17%) .NET
4 4 (4.17%) Chai
4 4 (4.17%) CSS3
4 4 (4.17%) Express
4 4 (4.17%) HTML5
4 4 (4.17%) jQuery
4 4 (4.17%) LESS
4 4 (4.17%) RequireJS
4 4 (4.17%) Sass
5 3 (3.13%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.13%) XML Messaging
6 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.04%) Kafka
7 1 (1.04%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.29%) Clustering
3 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.17%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.17%) New Media
5 4 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.17%) W3C
6 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.13%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.04%) Linux
2 46 (47.92%) Windows
3 26 (27.08%) Unix
4 20 (20.83%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.29%) CentOS
8 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.25%) Mac OS X
10 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.13%) Android
11 3 (3.13%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.08%) Debian
12 2 (2.08%) Fedora
13 1 (1.04%) Solaris
13 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.71%) Migration
4 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (15.63%) DevOps
5 13 (13.54%) High Availability
6 11 (11.46%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.46%) Low Latency
6 11 (11.46%) Multithreading
7 9 (9.38%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (8.33%) Open Source
8 8 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 7 (7.29%) Data Management
10 6 (6.25%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.25%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.25%) OO
11 5 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.21%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) PowerShell
2 22 (22.92%) Python
3 15 (15.63%) Java
3 15 (15.63%) Perl
4 14 (14.58%) C++
5 13 (13.54%) Bash Shell
6 9 (9.38%) C
6 9 (9.38%) Ruby
7 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.25%) SQL
9 4 (4.17%) C#
9 4 (4.17%) Go
9 4 (4.17%) PHP
10 1 (1.04%) Korn
10 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.04%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) VBA
10 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.33%) CCNP
3 6 (6.25%) CCNA
3 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 6 (6.25%) MCSE
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.21%) CCDP
5 3 (3.13%) CCIE
5 3 (3.13%) CISSP
5 3 (3.13%) MCTS
5 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) CCSA
6 2 (2.08%) CCSE
7 1 (1.04%) CCSP
7 1 (1.04%) CEH
7 1 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) GCIA
7 1 (1.04%) GCIH
7 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO15022
2 3 (3.13%) ISO20022
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.21%) XenApp
4 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.13%) Snort
5 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.08%) Docker
6 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.04%) KVM
7 1 (1.04%) oVirt
7 1 (1.04%) UAG
7 1 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Ansible
2 12 (12.50%) Puppet
3 7 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.25%) Nagios
4 6 (6.25%) SCCM
5 5 (5.21%) HP SIM
6 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.17%) SCOM
6 4 (4.17%) SCOrch
7 3 (3.13%) BladeLogic
7 3 (3.13%) vMotion
8 2 (2.08%) Graphite
8 2 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (2.08%) Salt
8 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.04%) CA Wily
9 1 (1.04%) Cacti
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.04%) yum
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Cisco
2 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 20 (20.83%) VMware
4 12 (12.50%) Oracle
5 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
5 10 (10.42%) HP
6 8 (8.33%) Juniper
6 8 (8.33%) TOWER Software
7 6 (6.25%) Citrix
7 6 (6.25%) Dell
7 6 (6.25%) F5
7 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.21%) Symantec
9 4 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (4.17%) Apple
9 4 (4.17%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.13%) Kaspersky
10 3 (3.13%) NICE Systems
10 3 (3.13%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.13%) Splunk
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