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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 43 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.53% 2.86% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.59% 17.89% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £190 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.78% -24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.85 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
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
138 123 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.80% 15.99% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 27
Average daily rate £375 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £194 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 5
Average hourly rate £14.85 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £26.93 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £33.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £375 - 2
Stevenage +8 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead +6 1 £200 -
Hertford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Harpenden - - - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (53.33%) HP
2 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (33.33%) Cisco
5 10 (33.33%) Citrix
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) DHCP
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
8 7 (23.33%) ITIL
8 7 (23.33%) Firewall
8 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (23.33%) XenApp
8 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (23.33%) vSphere
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) MS Office
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.00%) Dell
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Apple
10 5 (16.67%) WAN
10 5 (16.67%) CCNA
10 5 (16.67%) C

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) Firewall
4 6 (20.00%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) SSH
6 4 (13.33%) SAN
7 3 (10.00%) Internet
7 3 (10.00%) LDAP
8 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.67%) FTP
8 2 (6.67%) X.25
9 1 (3.33%) Wireless
9 1 (3.33%) VPN
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) XSL
3 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) WCF
3 3 (10.00%) LINQ
3 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) iSeries
3 2 (6.67%) Tandem
3 2 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) AS400
3 2 (6.67%) EMV
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
3 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Android
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) OS/400
6 3 (10.00%) UNIX
6 3 (10.00%) Solaris
6 3 (10.00%) ThreadX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) BDD
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VBScript
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) Lua
3 3 (10.00%) Bourne shell
3 3 (10.00%) C-shell
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
5 1 (3.33%) RHCE
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) XenApp
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (6.67%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) HP
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) Dell
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.67%) Apple
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (13.33%) NetApp
8 3 (10.00%) EMC
8 3 (10.00%) Sun
8 3 (10.00%) IBM
9 2 (6.67%) BMC
10 1 (3.33%) Veritas
10 1 (3.33%) Symantec
10 1 (3.33%) Mitel
10 1 (3.33%) Altiris
10 1 (3.33%) Avaya
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