The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 132 147 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 440 379 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.92% 1.64% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.34% 13.32% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 273 296
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £161 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 17
Median hourly rate £16.75 £12.69 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.99% -34.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £18.59 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
TCP/IP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3299 2845 3196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.41% 12.33% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2123 1877 2050
Median daily rate £448 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.48% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 91
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in London

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in London

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in London

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
City of London -2 64 £475 +13.09% 26
Croydon -4 16 £450 -10.00%
Westminster -8 11 £550 -
Canary Wharf +4 8 £160 -66.31%
Harrow - 4 £500 -
Ilford - 4 - -
Uxbridge +5 3 - - 1
Feltham - 2 - -
New Malden - 2 - -
Mayfair - 2 £325 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £140 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £315 -7.35%
Romford - 1 - -
Teddington - 1 £550 -
Osterley - 1 £255 -
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Chessington - 1 - -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 London region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 357 (43.75%) Windows
2 337 (41.30%) Linux
3 270 (33.09%) DNS
4 263 (32.23%) Firewall
5 249 (30.51%) Cisco
6 208 (25.49%) Python
7 202 (24.75%) Active Directory
8 195 (23.90%) DevOps
9 182 (22.30%) VMware
10 181 (22.18%) WAN
11 176 (21.57%) Microsoft
12 165 (20.22%) LAN
13 163 (19.98%) ITIL
14 159 (19.49%) Java
14 159 (19.49%) DHCP
15 156 (19.12%) Finance
16 153 (18.75%) Unix
17 150 (18.38%) Cisco Certification
17 150 (18.38%) Puppet
18 142 (17.40%) Wireless
19 141 (17.28%) VPN
20 140 (17.16%) HTTP
21 139 (17.03%) Configuration Management
22 135 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
23 132 (16.18%) Windows Server
24 122 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
25 121 (14.83%) Security Cleared
26 120 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
27 118 (14.46%) Jenkins
28 117 (14.34%) Perl

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 57 (6.99%) MS Exchange
2 50 (6.13%) Apache
3 42 (5.15%) OpenStack
4 37 (4.53%) IIS
5 34 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (3.68%) Tomcat
7 28 (3.43%) WebSphere
8 26 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (2.94%) Confluence
10 19 (2.33%) IBM Notes
11 17 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 17 (2.08%) SharePoint
12 16 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (1.96%) Skype for Business
13 14 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (1.47%) JBoss
14 12 (1.47%) nginx
15 9 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 111 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 87 (10.66%) MS Office
3 14 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) HipChat
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.25%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.25%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.45%) RMDS
2 5 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.37%) assyst
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 135 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (5.15%) Office 365
4 24 (2.94%) GitHub
5 22 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.59%) PaaS
7 7 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.49%) SaaS
11 3 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.37%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.37%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 270 (33.09%) DNS
2 263 (32.23%) Firewall
3 181 (22.18%) WAN
4 165 (20.22%) LAN
5 159 (19.49%) DHCP
6 142 (17.40%) Wireless
7 141 (17.28%) VPN
8 140 (17.16%) HTTP
9 114 (13.97%) SSL
10 99 (12.13%) BGP
11 88 (10.78%) OSPF
12 83 (10.17%) MPLS
13 80 (9.80%) Network Security
14 74 (9.07%) Cisco ASA
15 64 (7.84%) Internet
16 62 (7.60%) VoIP
17 52 (6.37%) SAN
18 49 (6.00%) IPsec
19 47 (5.76%) VLAN
20 46 (5.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.89%) MySQL
2 86 (10.54%) SQL Server
3 81 (9.93%) PostgreSQL
4 62 (7.60%) MongoDB
5 42 (5.15%) Redis
6 31 (3.80%) NoSQL
7 25 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.57%) Big Data
9 20 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.23%) Sqoop
14 9 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.49%) InfluxDB
16 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
17 2 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 118 (14.46%) Jenkins
2 75 (9.19%) Git (software)
3 45 (5.51%) Subversion
4 27 (3.31%) Vagrant
5 17 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 17 (2.08%) GoCD
6 13 (1.59%) JIRA
6 13 (1.59%) Travis CI
7 11 (1.35%) GitLab
8 10 (1.23%) Artifactory
9 9 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.86%) Mercurial
10 7 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (0.86%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.74%) Selenium
12 5 (0.61%) Bower
12 5 (0.61%) Maven
12 5 (0.61%) NuGet
12 5 (0.61%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.61%) SonarQube
General
1 156 (19.12%) Finance
2 53 (6.50%) Banking
3 40 (4.90%) Retail
4 35 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.82%) Front Office
6 18 (2.21%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.21%) Marketing
7 15 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.72%) Legal
9 12 (1.47%) Advertising
10 9 (1.10%) Japanese Language
11 7 (0.86%) Back Office
11 7 (0.86%) Billing
11 7 (0.86%) Electronics
12 5 (0.61%) French Language
12 5 (0.61%) Law
12 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.49%) Games
14 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 145 (17.77%) Analyst
2 117 (14.34%) Network Engineer
3 111 (13.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 70 (8.58%) Architect
5 52 (6.37%) Support Analyst
6 43 (5.27%) Support Engineer
7 39 (4.78%) Administrator
8 37 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (4.17%) Developer
10 33 (4.04%) Service Analyst
11 30 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support
12 29 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
13 28 (3.43%) Desktop Support
13 28 (3.43%) Service Desk Analyst
14 26 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
15 25 (3.06%) Cisco Engineer
16 24 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
16 24 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
16 24 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
17 22 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (7.11%) Web Services
2 50 (6.13%) 802.1X
3 47 (5.76%) LAMP
4 35 (4.29%) HTML
5 33 (4.04%) Node.js
6 24 (2.94%) ELK Stack
7 23 (2.82%) RESTful
8 22 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
8 22 (2.70%) XML
9 18 (2.21%) J2EE
10 15 (1.84%) JSON
10 15 (1.84%) Middleware
10 15 (1.84%) Rendezvous
11 14 (1.72%) CSS
11 14 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (1.59%) Servlets
13 12 (1.47%) SOAP
14 11 (1.35%) REST
15 10 (1.23%) Regular Expression
16 9 (1.10%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 60 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 38 (4.66%) Public Cloud
5 35 (4.29%) Blackberry
6 30 (3.68%) Client/Server
7 28 (3.43%) Clustering
7 28 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (3.19%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.45%) Private Cloud
10 13 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 13 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.47%) Derivative
12 11 (1.35%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.35%) PKI
13 10 (1.23%) BYOD
14 9 (1.10%) Equities
14 9 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
15 8 (0.98%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 357 (43.75%) Windows
2 337 (41.30%) Linux
3 153 (18.75%) Unix
4 132 (16.18%) Windows Server
5 64 (7.84%) Windows 7
6 61 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (5.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (5.02%) Mac OS X
10 35 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (3.55%) CentOS
12 19 (2.33%) Apple iOS
13 17 (2.08%) Solaris
13 17 (2.08%) Ubuntu
13 17 (2.08%) Windows 10
13 17 (2.08%) Windows 8
14 15 (1.84%) Windows XP
15 14 (1.72%) CoreOS
15 14 (1.72%) RancherOS
16 10 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (23.90%) DevOps
2 163 (19.98%) ITIL
3 139 (17.03%) Configuration Management
4 122 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (12.62%) Open Source
6 95 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (10.17%) Change Management
8 76 (9.31%) Load Balancing
9 64 (7.84%) High Availability
10 62 (7.60%) Migration
11 56 (6.86%) Network Design
12 52 (6.37%) E-Commerce
13 39 (4.78%) Network Monitoring
13 39 (4.78%) SIEM
14 36 (4.41%) Project Management
15 34 (4.17%) Security Operations
15 34 (4.17%) Time Management
16 32 (3.92%) Change Control
16 32 (3.92%) Network Management
17 30 (3.68%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (25.49%) Python
2 159 (19.49%) Java
3 117 (14.34%) Perl
4 106 (12.99%) Ruby
5 101 (12.38%) Bash Shell
6 79 (9.68%) SQL
7 72 (8.82%) PowerShell
8 68 (8.33%) Go
9 32 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 28 (3.43%) JavaScript
11 26 (3.19%) C++
11 26 (3.19%) PHP
12 20 (2.45%) Scala
13 17 (2.08%) C#
14 16 (1.96%) C
15 14 (1.72%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.98%) VB
17 6 (0.74%) VBScript
18 4 (0.49%) AppleScript
18 4 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 150 (18.38%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (14.83%) Security Cleared
3 99 (12.13%) CCNP
4 91 (11.15%) SC Cleared
5 80 (9.80%) CCNA
6 69 (8.46%) Degree
7 46 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (4.90%) CCIE
9 37 (4.53%) MCSE
10 30 (3.68%) DV Cleared
11 27 (3.31%) CCDP
12 23 (2.82%) MCP
13 22 (2.70%) A+ Certification
13 22 (2.70%) CISSP
14 18 (2.21%) MCDST
14 18 (2.21%) MCSA
14 18 (2.21%) Network+ Certification
15 16 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.84%) ACHDS
16 15 (1.84%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.78%) PCI DSS
2 33 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.94%) SLA
4 16 (1.96%) RMADS
5 9 (1.10%) QA
6 8 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.74%) COBIT
8 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.25%) SEPA
10 1 (0.12%) HL7
10 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 202 (24.75%) Active Directory
2 120 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (6.50%) Docker
4 36 (4.41%) vSphere
5 24 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
6 23 (2.82%) KVM
6 23 (2.82%) NFS
7 22 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (2.45%) Hyper-V
10 14 (1.72%) etcd
10 14 (1.72%) flannel
10 14 (1.72%) XenApp
11 13 (1.59%) iptables
12 12 (1.47%) VMware ESX
13 10 (1.23%) Apache Flume
13 10 (1.23%) XenServer
14 8 (0.98%) vCloud
14 8 (0.98%) Xen
15 7 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 150 (18.38%) Puppet
2 104 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (11.89%) Ansible
4 50 (6.13%) Nagios
5 34 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 31 (3.80%) SCCM
7 30 (3.68%) Terraform
8 24 (2.94%) Consul
9 22 (2.70%) Nessus
10 21 (2.57%) Salt
11 18 (2.21%) Kibana
11 18 (2.21%) logstash
12 17 (2.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 17 (2.08%) Kubernetes
13 15 (1.84%) FortiGate
14 14 (1.72%) Marathon
14 14 (1.72%) Mesos
14 14 (1.72%) Rancher
15 13 (1.59%) HAProxy
16 12 (1.47%) Grafana
Vendors
1 249 (30.51%) Cisco
2 182 (22.30%) VMware
3 176 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 103 (12.62%) Oracle
5 100 (12.25%) CheckPoint
6 79 (9.68%) Citrix
7 75 (9.19%) F5
8 65 (7.97%) Juniper
9 48 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 40 (4.90%) Aruba
10 40 (4.90%) HP
11 38 (4.66%) Splunk
12 37 (4.53%) Apple
13 35 (4.29%) Dell
13 35 (4.29%) SolarWinds
14 33 (4.04%) Palo Alto
15 32 (3.92%) Riverbed
16 28 (3.43%) IBM
17 23 (2.82%) Blue Coat
17 23 (2.82%) EMC
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