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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / East of England
Rank 70 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 54 67 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.53% 2.91% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 18.93% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 34
Median daily rate £350 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £229 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.85 £24.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £55.00 £69.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -12.62%

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
378 354 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.73% 15.38% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 176 211
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £263 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 46
Median hourly rate £29.61 £22.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.33% -10.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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 16 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +22 28 £195 -35.00% 3
Essex -12 10 £460 -8.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £350 +90.47% 20
Suffolk -11 6 £313 -8.42% 2
Bedfordshire +4 3 £415 +7.09% 1
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 East of England region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 49 (41.53%) Firewall
2 47 (39.83%) Linux
3 42 (35.59%) SSL
4 38 (32.20%) Windows
5 32 (27.12%) Perl
6 31 (26.27%) HTTP
7 30 (25.42%) DevOps
8 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (24.58%) Software Engineering
9 27 (22.88%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (22.03%) Cisco
10 26 (22.03%) Jenkins
11 24 (20.34%) Puppet
11 24 (20.34%) Python
12 23 (19.49%) Configuration Management
13 22 (18.64%) Apache
13 22 (18.64%) Network Security
14 21 (17.80%) Relational Database
14 21 (17.80%) VPN
14 21 (17.80%) LAN
14 21 (17.80%) Java
14 21 (17.80%) C
14 21 (17.80%) Scrum
15 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
15 20 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (16.95%) Git (software)
16 19 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (16.10%) Juniper
16 19 (16.10%) DNS

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 22 (18.64%) Apache
2 14 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.02%) JBoss
4 10 (8.47%) IIS
5 9 (7.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (6.78%) WebSphere
7 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.54%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (2.54%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.69%) nginx
11 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.85%) Jetty
11 1 (0.85%) Mongrel
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (41.53%) Firewall
2 42 (35.59%) SSL
3 31 (26.27%) HTTP
4 22 (18.64%) Network Security
5 21 (17.80%) LAN
5 21 (17.80%) VPN
6 19 (16.10%) DNS
6 19 (16.10%) WAN
7 17 (14.41%) Internet
8 16 (13.56%) Wireless
9 11 (9.32%) DHCP
9 11 (9.32%) ISDN
9 11 (9.32%) tcpdump
9 11 (9.32%) Wireshark
10 10 (8.47%) Broadband
11 9 (7.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (6.78%) LDAP
12 8 (6.78%) X.509
13 7 (5.93%) BGP
13 7 (5.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.78%) MySQL
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Jenkins
2 20 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.63%) Subversion
4 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.39%) FxCop
4 4 (3.39%) JIRA
4 4 (3.39%) Moq
4 4 (3.39%) ReSharper
4 4 (3.39%) StyleCop
4 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.54%) NetBeans
6 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.69%) JUnit
6 2 (1.69%) Maven
6 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.85%) CMake
7 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.54%) Electronics
4 3 (2.54%) Military
5 2 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Avionics
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (15.25%) Developer
2 15 (12.71%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.86%) Network Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Network Support
5 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (5.93%) Consultant
8 7 (5.93%) Information Security Consultant
8 7 (5.93%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Python Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Security Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Analyst
9 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.24%) Architect
10 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) HTML
2 15 (12.71%) J2EE
3 13 (11.02%) Middleware
3 13 (11.02%) REST
4 12 (10.17%) CSS
4 12 (10.17%) JSON
5 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.93%) .NET
6 7 (5.93%) XML
7 6 (5.08%) LAMP
7 6 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (4.24%) Ajax
8 5 (4.24%) Web Services
9 4 (3.39%) ADO.NET
9 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.39%) NHibernate
9 4 (3.39%) SOAP
9 4 (3.39%) Spring
9 4 (3.39%) XSL
9 4 (3.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Internet of Things
2 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.08%) Clustering
4 5 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Contactless
5 4 (3.39%) EMV
6 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.69%) e-Health
6 2 (1.69%) Handset
6 2 (1.69%) IVR
6 2 (1.69%) Life Science
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) iPhone
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.83%) Linux
2 38 (32.20%) Windows
3 19 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.17%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.39%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.54%) AIX
11 3 (2.54%) CentOS
11 3 (2.54%) Fedora
11 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.69%) Unix
12 2 (1.69%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.42%) DevOps
2 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.58%) Software Engineering
3 23 (19.49%) Configuration Management
4 21 (17.80%) Scrum
5 19 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (14.41%) ITIL
6 17 (14.41%) Open Source
7 15 (12.71%) Network Management
8 14 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (11.86%) Load Balancing
8 14 (11.86%) TDD
9 13 (11.02%) Kanban
10 11 (9.32%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.47%) Network Design
11 10 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (7.63%) Coaching
12 9 (7.63%) Information Security
12 9 (7.63%) Microservices
12 9 (7.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) Perl
2 24 (20.34%) Python
3 21 (17.80%) C
3 21 (17.80%) Java
4 17 (14.41%) SQL
5 14 (11.86%) C++
5 14 (11.86%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.17%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.47%) C#
8 9 (7.63%) Ruby
9 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.08%) VBScript
10 3 (2.54%) PHP
10 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.47%) CCNP
4 9 (7.63%) CCNA
4 9 (7.63%) CISSP
5 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.08%) Degree
7 5 (4.24%) CCSA
8 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.39%) MCSA
8 4 (3.39%) MCSE
9 3 (2.54%) CCIE
10 2 (1.69%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.69%) CISA
10 2 (1.69%) CISM
10 2 (1.69%) MCTS
10 2 (1.69%) MOS
10 2 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.86%) Docker
3 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.39%) XenApp
6 3 (2.54%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.69%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.85%) Firmware
8 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (20.34%) Puppet
2 20 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.93%) Nessus
4 6 (5.08%) Tivoli
5 5 (4.24%) SCCM
6 3 (2.54%) Ansible
7 2 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.69%) Salt
7 2 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.85%) Consul
8 1 (0.85%) DameWare
8 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.85%) SCSM
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (22.03%) Cisco
2 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.10%) Juniper
4 17 (14.41%) CheckPoint
5 14 (11.86%) Oracle
6 11 (9.32%) VMware
7 9 (7.63%) WSO2
8 8 (6.78%) F5
9 7 (5.93%) ArcSight
9 7 (5.93%) Citrix
9 7 (5.93%) LogLogic
9 7 (5.93%) LogRhythm
9 7 (5.93%) Splunk
10 6 (5.08%) Fortinet
10 6 (5.08%) HP
10 6 (5.08%) IBM
11 5 (4.24%) Symantec
11 5 (4.24%) Tripwire
12 4 (3.39%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
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