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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 50 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.17% 2.05% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 10.74% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
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£370 £324 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +70.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.59% -19.61%
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
115 121 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.62% 19.06% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 58 51
Average daily rate £355 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 11
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 £11.10 £10.70 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £40.00 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 +3 2 £404 +24.71% 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £350 -
Stevenage -3 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Baldock - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 2
Hertford - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Royston - - - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (37.50%) XML
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) VBScript
3 10 (31.25%) XSL
3 10 (31.25%) XSLT
3 10 (31.25%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) Code Coverage
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 10 (31.25%) WCF
3 10 (31.25%) LINQ
4 9 (28.13%) IIS
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.00%) QA
5 8 (25.00%) JIRA
5 8 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.00%) POCO
6 7 (21.88%) BDD
6 7 (21.88%) FxCop
6 7 (21.88%) StyleCop
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (18.75%) IBM
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) CICS
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) SSH
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless
4 2 (6.25%) X.25
4 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) ATM
5 1 (3.13%) PPP
5 1 (3.13%) SNMP
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) MPLS
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 7 (21.88%) FxCop
2 7 (21.88%) StyleCop
3 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Moq
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
1 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) IT Support
4 5 (15.63%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) AS400 Support
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) XML
2 10 (31.25%) XSL
2 10 (31.25%) XSLT
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
2 10 (31.25%) WCF
2 10 (31.25%) LINQ
3 8 (25.00%) POCO
4 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET
5 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.25%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (6.25%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) AutoMapper
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) iSeries
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) AS400
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) EMV
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) Tandem
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.38%) OS/400
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.25%) MVS
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.13%) i5/OS
8 1 (3.13%) CentOS
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Code Coverage
1 10 (31.25%) Scrum
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (21.88%) BDD
3 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) VBScript
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) COBOL
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCDST
1 1 (3.13%) CCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) NFS
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMFS
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) IBM
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Aruba
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) Epicor
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
6 1 (3.13%) Mitel
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