The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 54 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 17 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.14% 1.91% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.60% 14.93% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate
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£386 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £26.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.16%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 67 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.74% 12.81% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 16 67
Average daily rate £275 £283 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% -22.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £149 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 £335 - 5
Baldock - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hertford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 2
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
4 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 11 (28.21%) DNS
6 9 (23.08%) Citrix
6 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.95%) VBScript
7 7 (17.95%) IIS
7 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
8 6 (15.38%) QA
8 6 (15.38%) WCF
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.38%) JIRA
8 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (15.38%) Firewall
8 6 (15.38%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) Linux
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) XML
8 6 (15.38%) XSL
8 6 (15.38%) XSLT
8 6 (15.38%) Code Coverage

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) IIS
4 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) CICS
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 4 (10.26%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 3 (7.69%) WAN
4 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) Network Security
5 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.13%) Wireless
5 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.56%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.56%) SMS
6 1 (2.56%) UMTS
6 1 (2.56%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) PPP
6 1 (2.56%) SAN
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) ATM
6 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
1 6 (15.38%) FxCop
1 6 (15.38%) StyleCop
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.56%) dotTrace
3 1 (2.56%) GDB
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Server Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) IT Support
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
7 3 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) WCF
1 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.38%) CSS
1 6 (15.38%) XML
1 6 (15.38%) XSL
1 6 (15.38%) XSLT
1 6 (15.38%) POCO
1 6 (15.38%) LINQ
2 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
3 2 (5.13%) Flash
4 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Dalvik
4 1 (2.56%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.13%) iPhone
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.13%) MVS
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.56%) UNIX
8 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Scrum
1 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) Code Coverage
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.13%) Memory Management
4 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
4 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.13%) Data Security
4 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) OOP
5 1 (2.56%) OO
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) VBScript
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
4 3 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) C
4 3 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.13%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) CCNP
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.56%) NFS
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) VMFS
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.13%) F5
5 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Sophos
5 2 (5.13%) CA
5 2 (5.13%) Sage
5 2 (5.13%) Intel
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Nokia
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Wyse
6 1 (2.56%) Coverity
6 1 (2.56%) Aruba
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