The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.04% 2.26% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.45% 11.21% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £348 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £314
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.84
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +17.92%
TCP/IP
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 107 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.98% 20.15% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 53 63
Median daily rate £348 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% +34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Colchester -9 4 £348 +26.36% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £325 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 21 (80.77%) HTTP
2 15 (57.69%) SSL
2 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
2 15 (57.69%) Puppet
3 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) Mentoring
6 10 (38.46%) Coaching
6 10 (38.46%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) IIS
6 10 (38.46%) Middleware
7 9 (34.62%) .NET
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (30.77%) Scrum
8 8 (30.77%) SOA
8 8 (30.77%) Kanban
8 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
8 8 (30.77%) Subversion
8 8 (30.77%) User Stories
8 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (26.92%) DevOps
10 6 (23.08%) API Design

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (38.46%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Jetty
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.54%) Google App Engine
1 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) HTTP
2 15 (57.69%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) FTP
4 3 (11.54%) IPsec
5 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Packager
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix Packager
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Middleware
2 9 (34.62%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) Classic ASP
3 6 (23.08%) REST
3 6 (23.08%) WCF
4 5 (19.23%) Ajax
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) CSS3
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) JSON
5 3 (11.54%) Django
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (7.69%) Servlets
7 1 (3.85%) Dropwizard
7 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.85%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Fintech
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 6 (23.08%) Unix
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
2 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (42.31%) Mentoring
4 10 (38.46%) Coaching
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Kanban
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) SOA
5 8 (30.77%) TDD
5 8 (30.77%) User Stories
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (26.92%) DevOps
7 6 (23.08%) API Design
7 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
7 6 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
7 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
3 3 (11.54%) Scala
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Xen
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Puppet
2 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) WSO2
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix