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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 53 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.52% 1.79% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 10.68% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
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£365 £275 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +44.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -28.57%
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
91 103 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.81% 16.75% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 31
Average daily rate £375 £308 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £23.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.59% +56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.70 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £23.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 1 £433 - 3
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £350 - 2
Hertford - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (40.74%) XML
2 10 (37.04%) VBScript
3 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) XSL
3 9 (33.33%) XSLT
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 9 (33.33%) WCF
3 9 (33.33%) LINQ
4 8 (29.63%) IIS
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) QA
5 7 (25.93%) JIRA
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
5 7 (25.93%) BDD
5 7 (25.93%) POCO
6 6 (22.22%) StyleCop
6 6 (22.22%) FxCop
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
7 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET
7 5 (18.52%) C
7 5 (18.52%) C#

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) SSH
3 2 (7.41%) FTP
3 2 (7.41%) X.25
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) JIRA
2 6 (22.22%) StyleCop
2 6 (22.22%) FxCop
3 2 (7.41%) Moq
3 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
1 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) AS400 Support
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) XML
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) XSL
2 9 (33.33%) XSLT
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 9 (33.33%) WCF
2 9 (33.33%) LINQ
3 7 (25.93%) POCO
4 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (7.41%) AutoMapper
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.41%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Tandem
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) EMV
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) ThreadX
4 3 (11.11%) OS/400
4 3 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) i5/OS
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Code Coverage
1 9 (33.33%) Scrum
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
2 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
2 7 (25.93%) BDD
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) VBScript
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) C
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Lua
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) COBOL
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Korn
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) CCSE
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.70%) MCDST
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) VMFS
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Epicor
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Nokia
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) Tripwire
5 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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