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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.05% 3.98% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 18.71% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Median daily rate £350 £350 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £276 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £537 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+102.81% +20.33%
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
64 139 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.39% 21.29% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 75 57
Median daily rate £275 £328 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.03% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £34.70 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.39% +34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £116.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 2 July 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
Chelmsford +9 3 £350 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (64.29%) IIS
4 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 8 (57.14%) HTTP
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) Classic ASP
6 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) WCF
6 6 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
9 3 (21.43%) VLAN
9 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (14.29%) Open Source
10 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 2 (14.29%) Coaching
10 2 (14.29%) Puppet

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 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Jetty
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V Architect
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Web Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Classic ASP
2 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) API Design
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.14%) Server Building
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Server
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) WSO2