The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 24 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.82% 0.77% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 3.85% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.69% +76.66%
TCP/IP
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 13.56% 20.00% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 3
Average daily rate £388 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £213 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £358 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 21 (91.30%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) FTP
2 14 (60.87%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL
3 12 (52.17%) LDAP
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) Firewall
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco
6 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (39.13%) CCNA
6 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
6 9 (39.13%) LAN
6 9 (39.13%) SMTP
6 9 (39.13%) CCENT
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (34.78%) VMware
7 8 (34.78%) F5
8 7 (30.43%) Aruba
8 7 (30.43%) WAN
8 7 (30.43%) Unix
8 7 (30.43%) CCNP
9 6 (26.09%) J2EE
9 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
10 5 (21.74%) Apache
10 5 (21.74%) HTTP
10 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
10 5 (21.74%) SSL
10 5 (21.74%) SOAP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) FTP
3 12 (52.17%) LDAP
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) LAN
5 9 (39.13%) SMTP
5 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 7 (30.43%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
7 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (21.74%) HTTP
7 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
7 5 (21.74%) ICMP
7 5 (21.74%) SSL
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (17.39%) tcpdump
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
2 5 (21.74%) Check Point Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Check Point Support
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall Support
2 5 (21.74%) IP Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Network Support
2 5 (21.74%) Network Support Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Support Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) WAN Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) J2EE
2 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) REST
2 5 (21.74%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
3 2 (8.70%) WebCenter
4 1 (4.35%) EJB
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Servlets
4 1 (4.35%) Struts
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Tcl
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CCENT
1 9 (39.13%) CCNA
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCSA
3 5 (21.74%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (17.39%) CCSE
5 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cacti
1 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) F5
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Aruba
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) Qualys
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) BEA