The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 59 43 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.42% 1.50% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.97% 9.49% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 34
Median daily rate £459 £351 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.88% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £206 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+110.61% -3.72%
TCP/IP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
455 453 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.65% 15.81% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 202 278
Median daily rate £375 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 69 78
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +22 24 £520 +23.07% 5
Cambridgeshire +25 15 £375 -1.96% 12
Bedfordshire +1 11 £375 -6.25% 2
Norfolk +2 4 £401 -13.24% 2
Hertfordshire -8 4 £275 -16.98% 9
Suffolk +1 1 - -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 30 (34.09%) SSL
1 30 (34.09%) Firewall
2 29 (32.95%) DevOps
3 28 (31.82%) HTTP
3 28 (31.82%) Linux
4 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (29.55%) Perl
6 23 (26.14%) Windows
6 23 (26.14%) Network Security
6 23 (26.14%) Jenkins
7 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
8 20 (22.73%) Cisco
8 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (22.73%) Puppet
8 20 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (20.45%) Configuration Management
9 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (20.45%) Scrum
10 17 (19.32%) WAN
11 16 (18.18%) LAN
11 16 (18.18%) Python
11 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
12 15 (17.05%) Open Source
12 15 (17.05%) CheckPoint
13 14 (15.91%) Internet
13 14 (15.91%) VMware
13 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
13 14 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (14.77%) Docker

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (13.64%) Apache
2 9 (10.23%) JBoss
3 8 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.55%) IIS
5 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.41%) nginx
7 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.27%) Jetty
7 2 (2.27%) Mongrel
7 2 (2.27%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Office 365
3 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.09%) Firewall
1 30 (34.09%) SSL
2 28 (31.82%) HTTP
3 23 (26.14%) Network Security
4 17 (19.32%) WAN
5 16 (18.18%) LAN
6 14 (15.91%) Internet
7 11 (12.50%) tcpdump
7 11 (12.50%) Wireshark
8 10 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (11.36%) VoIP
9 9 (10.23%) DNS
9 9 (10.23%) OSPF
10 8 (9.09%) BGP
11 7 (7.95%) iSCSI
11 7 (7.95%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (7.95%) VLAN
11 7 (7.95%) X.509
12 6 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.41%) JUnit
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
5 2 (2.27%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.14%) Build Forge
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (15.91%) Network Engineer
2 9 (10.23%) Developer
2 9 (10.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
4 7 (7.95%) Architect
4 7 (7.95%) Consultant
4 7 (7.95%) Information Security Consultant
4 7 (7.95%) Security Consultant
4 7 (7.95%) VMware Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Active Directory Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Security Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) HTML
2 12 (13.64%) J2EE
3 11 (12.50%) JSON
4 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
4 10 (11.36%) Middleware
5 9 (10.23%) 802.1X
6 8 (9.09%) REST
7 7 (7.95%) Ajax
7 7 (7.95%) CSS
8 6 (6.82%) Spring
9 3 (3.41%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.41%) Twisted
9 3 (3.41%) XML
10 2 (2.27%) LAMP
10 2 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (2.27%) SAML
10 2 (2.27%) Servlets
11 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.95%) Internet of Things
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.27%) IVR
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Handset
6 1 (1.14%) iPad
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 23 (26.14%) Windows
3 18 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.27%) Android
7 2 (2.27%) CentOS
7 2 (2.27%) Fedora
7 2 (2.27%) Unix
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.14%) HPUX
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Solaris
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) DevOps
2 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.45%) Configuration Management
4 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (20.45%) Scrum
5 15 (17.05%) Open Source
6 14 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (14.77%) Kanban
7 13 (14.77%) Load Balancing
8 12 (13.64%) TDD
9 11 (12.50%) ITIL
10 10 (11.36%) Information Security
10 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 10 (11.36%) Network Management
10 10 (11.36%) SOA
11 9 (10.23%) API Design
11 9 (10.23%) Coaching
11 9 (10.23%) Microservices
12 8 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) Perl
2 16 (18.18%) Python
3 11 (12.50%) C
4 9 (10.23%) Java
5 8 (9.09%) C++
5 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.68%) Ruby
7 5 (5.68%) SQL
8 2 (2.27%) C#
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.14%) AWK
9 1 (1.14%) Go
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.36%) CCNA
2 10 (11.36%) CCNP
3 8 (9.09%) CISSP
4 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.68%) CCSA
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.27%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.27%) CCDA
8 2 (2.27%) CCDP
8 2 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) MCITP
8 2 (2.27%) MCTS
8 2 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.27%) PMP
8 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
1 13 (14.77%) Docker
2 7 (7.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.41%) Firmware
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.27%) NFS
4 2 (2.27%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) XenApp
5 1 (1.14%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (22.73%) Puppet
2 7 (7.95%) Nessus
3 5 (5.68%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.27%) Ansible
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.14%) Consul
6 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.14%) Salt
6 1 (1.14%) SCCM
6 1 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Cisco
2 15 (17.05%) CheckPoint
3 14 (15.91%) VMware
4 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.36%) F5
5 10 (11.36%) WSO2
6 9 (10.23%) Juniper
6 9 (10.23%) Oracle
7 7 (7.95%) ArcSight
7 7 (7.95%) LogLogic
7 7 (7.95%) LogRhythm
7 7 (7.95%) Splunk
8 6 (6.82%) Citrix
8 6 (6.82%) Fortinet
9 5 (5.68%) Tripwire
10 4 (4.55%) IBM
10 4 (4.55%) Symantec
11 3 (3.41%) Nokia
11 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.41%) Sourcefire
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