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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 2 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.13% 1.55% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.60% 7.81% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £285 £281 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -29.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £313 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.13 £10.75 £52.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.55% -79.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.03 £9.35 £22.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.63 £12.15 £82.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+86.11% -5.26%
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
137 128 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.47% 19.88% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 52 59
Median daily rate £450 £348 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Stevenage +11 8 £195 -
Potters Bar +4 3 - -
St Albans - 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Hertford +1 1 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead -4 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) VPN
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) DNS
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Juniper
3 9 (34.62%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) IIS
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Broadband
6 6 (23.08%) ISDN
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 6 (23.08%) Network Design
6 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (19.23%) Network Management
7 5 (19.23%) Wireless
7 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
7 5 (19.23%) FTP
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
8 4 (15.38%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) Tomcat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) DNS
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 6 (23.08%) Broadband
5 6 (23.08%) ISDN
5 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
6 5 (19.23%) FTP
6 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 5 (19.23%) Wireless
7 4 (15.38%) DHCP
8 3 (11.54%) BGP
8 3 (11.54%) HTTP
8 3 (11.54%) LDAP
8 3 (11.54%) OSPF
8 3 (11.54%) SSL
9 2 (7.69%) IPsec
9 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.54%) FxCop
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) Moq
1 3 (11.54%) NetBeans
1 3 (11.54%) ReSharper
1 3 (11.54%) StyleCop
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Network Support
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
1 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (11.54%) AutoMapper
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
1 3 (11.54%) Dapper ORM
1 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) LINQ
1 3 (11.54%) NHibernate
1 3 (11.54%) Qt
1 3 (11.54%) REST
1 3 (11.54%) SOAP
1 3 (11.54%) WCF
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
1 3 (11.54%) XML
1 3 (11.54%) XSL
1 3 (11.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Contactless
1 3 (11.54%) EMV
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) e-Health
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) AIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Network Design
2 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (19.23%) Network Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) BDD
4 3 (11.54%) Code Coverage
4 3 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) OOP
4 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) SOLID
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) VBScript
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) MCTS
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
1 2 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) AppSense
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Huawei
6 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
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