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 2 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 157 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 368 403 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.60% 1.77% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.42% 13.20% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 248 244
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £164 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £578 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 18
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
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
2964 3053 2865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.91% 13.41% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 1945 1881
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 90 92
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 May 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
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 2 May 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 +1 53 £425 +12.21% 23
Croydon -5 10 £393 -19.48% 1
Hammersmith +4 2 £475 -
Westminster -12 2 £575 +21.05%
Chiswick - 2 - -
Southall - 2 £200 -
Docklands, London +10 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf +2 1 £500 -
Harrow -11 1 - -
Bromley -15 1 £425 +146.37%
Hounslow - 1 £393 -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 313 (41.90%) Linux
2 308 (41.23%) Windows
3 236 (31.59%) DNS
4 221 (29.59%) Unix
5 214 (28.65%) Firewall
6 207 (27.71%) Java
7 197 (26.37%) Cisco
7 197 (26.37%) HTTP
8 184 (24.63%) Finance
9 178 (23.83%) Python
10 168 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
11 165 (22.09%) Active Directory
12 158 (21.15%) VMware
13 157 (21.02%) ITIL
14 151 (20.21%) Microsoft
15 145 (19.41%) LAN
16 140 (18.74%) WAN
17 131 (17.54%) Jenkins
17 131 (17.54%) Windows Server
18 127 (17.00%) DevOps
18 127 (17.00%) Perl
19 124 (16.60%) Puppet
20 121 (16.20%) DHCP
21 119 (15.93%) Configuration Management
21 119 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
22 114 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
23 111 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
24 104 (13.92%) Web Services
24 104 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
25 101 (13.52%) VPN

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 93 (12.45%) Apache
2 79 (10.58%) Tomcat
3 59 (7.90%) MS Exchange
4 52 (6.96%) Node.js
5 48 (6.43%) Jetty
6 44 (5.89%) IIS
7 30 (4.02%) SharePoint
8 25 (3.35%) Confluence
9 23 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (2.41%) Skype for Business
11 17 (2.28%) OpenStack
12 16 (2.14%) nginx
13 14 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (1.87%) WebSphere
14 12 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.61%) IBM Notes
14 12 (1.61%) JBoss
15 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.80%) MQSeries
Applications
1 83 (11.11%) MS Office
2 60 (8.03%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.20%) HipChat
4 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.40%) Eikon
4 2 (0.27%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.13%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 119 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (6.02%) Office 365
3 31 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.80%) Google App Engine
7 6 (0.80%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.67%) PaaS
9 4 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.54%) GitHub
9 4 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.54%) SaaS
10 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.27%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 236 (31.59%) DNS
2 214 (28.65%) Firewall
3 197 (26.37%) HTTP
4 145 (19.41%) LAN
5 140 (18.74%) WAN
6 121 (16.20%) DHCP
7 101 (13.52%) VPN
8 97 (12.99%) Internet
8 97 (12.99%) SSL
9 91 (12.18%) Network Security
10 69 (9.24%) Wireless
11 49 (6.56%) BGP
12 48 (6.43%) MPLS
13 47 (6.29%) SAN
14 45 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
15 43 (5.76%) LDAP
16 41 (5.49%) VoIP
17 38 (5.09%) IPsec
17 38 (5.09%) Multicast
18 36 (4.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.24%) MongoDB
2 67 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 65 (8.70%) MySQL
4 63 (8.43%) NoSQL
5 57 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
6 56 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 40 (5.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (3.48%) Oracle Database
9 23 (3.08%) Redis
10 21 (2.81%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.67%) DB2
13 5 (0.67%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.67%) Neo4j
13 5 (0.67%) OrientDB
14 3 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.40%) InfluxDB
14 3 (0.40%) KDB
15 2 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 131 (17.54%) Jenkins
2 91 (12.18%) Git (software)
3 61 (8.17%) Subversion
4 54 (7.23%) Maven
5 50 (6.69%) Gradle
6 38 (5.09%) JUnit
7 36 (4.82%) Mockito
8 27 (3.61%) JIRA
9 24 (3.21%) Cucumber
10 23 (3.08%) JMeter
11 17 (2.28%) Travis CI
12 10 (1.34%) Hudson
12 10 (1.34%) IntelliJ
13 8 (1.07%) Ant
14 7 (0.94%) GitLab
14 7 (0.94%) Grunt
14 7 (0.94%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.94%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.80%) PhantomJS
General
1 184 (24.63%) Finance
2 89 (11.91%) Banking
3 40 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.55%) Front Office
5 32 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.21%) Retail
7 20 (2.68%) Back Office
8 15 (2.01%) Games
9 14 (1.87%) Marketing
10 11 (1.47%) Advertising
11 10 (1.34%) Legal
12 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.94%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.80%) Electronics
15 5 (0.67%) Law
15 5 (0.67%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.27%) Billing
16 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.27%) Publishing
16 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (17.54%) Developer
2 101 (13.52%) Analyst
3 80 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 74 (9.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 64 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 53 (7.10%) Administrator
7 44 (5.89%) Support Engineer
8 43 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
9 40 (5.35%) Support Analyst
10 39 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
11 28 (3.75%) Architect
11 28 (3.75%) C++ Developer
12 25 (3.35%) Senior Network Engineer
13 23 (3.08%) Security Engineer
14 22 (2.95%) 2nd Line Support
14 22 (2.95%) Senior Developer
14 22 (2.95%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (2.95%) Windows Engineer
15 20 (2.68%) Applications Support
16 19 (2.54%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.92%) Web Services
2 56 (7.50%) REST
3 46 (6.16%) Spring
4 44 (5.89%) HTML
5 38 (5.09%) .NET
6 37 (4.95%) Guice
7 36 (4.82%) AngularJS
8 32 (4.28%) CSS
8 32 (4.28%) FIX Protocol
9 28 (3.75%) LAMP
10 27 (3.61%) XML
11 26 (3.48%) Sensu
12 20 (2.68%) Ajax
13 19 (2.54%) 802.1X
13 19 (2.54%) JSON
13 19 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (2.41%) Middleware
15 16 (2.14%) jQuery
16 14 (1.87%) Hibernate
16 14 (1.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 40 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 39 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 32 (4.28%) Equities
6 30 (4.02%) Blackberry
7 24 (3.21%) Clustering
8 21 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (2.14%) Data Structures
10 16 (2.14%) Fintech
11 15 (2.01%) Derivative
11 15 (2.01%) Security Operations Centre
12 14 (1.87%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.61%) Public Cloud
14 11 (1.47%) PKI
15 10 (1.34%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 10 (1.34%) Fixed Income
16 9 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 313 (41.90%) Linux
2 308 (41.23%) Windows
3 221 (29.59%) Unix
4 131 (17.54%) Windows Server
5 74 (9.91%) Windows 7
6 71 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (6.29%) Windows XP
9 45 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (5.76%) CentOS
11 31 (4.15%) Mac OS X
12 21 (2.81%) Solaris
13 20 (2.68%) Windows 8
14 13 (1.74%) SUSE
15 11 (1.47%) Windows 10
16 10 (1.34%) Android
17 9 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.67%) Fedora
18 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (21.02%) ITIL
3 127 (17.00%) DevOps
4 119 (15.93%) Configuration Management
5 114 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (11.65%) Multithreading
7 82 (10.98%) Open Source
8 70 (9.37%) Scrum
9 69 (9.24%) High Availability
10 57 (7.63%) Change Management
11 55 (7.36%) Software Engineering
12 52 (6.96%) Migration
12 52 (6.96%) TDD
13 50 (6.69%) Low Latency
13 50 (6.69%) OO
14 45 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
15 43 (5.76%) Load Balancing
16 42 (5.62%) Unit Testing
17 41 (5.49%) Concurrent Programming
18 40 (5.35%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 207 (27.71%) Java
2 178 (23.83%) Python
3 127 (17.00%) Perl
4 100 (13.39%) Ruby
5 99 (13.25%) SQL
6 85 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 81 (10.84%) PowerShell
8 77 (10.31%) C++
9 45 (6.02%) JavaScript
10 41 (5.49%) C
11 35 (4.69%) PHP
12 29 (3.88%) Shell Script
13 27 (3.61%) Go
13 27 (3.61%) Groovy
14 18 (2.41%) C#
15 14 (1.87%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.20%) VBScript
17 7 (0.94%) VB
17 7 (0.94%) VBA
18 6 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (10.31%) Security Cleared
3 70 (9.37%) CCNP
4 69 (9.24%) CCNA
5 47 (6.29%) Degree
6 43 (5.76%) SC Cleared
7 32 (4.28%) CISSP
8 30 (4.02%) CCIE
9 26 (3.48%) CCDP
10 24 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (2.81%) DV Cleared
12 20 (2.68%) JNCIP
12 20 (2.68%) MCSE
13 14 (1.87%) GCIA
14 11 (1.47%) GCIH
14 11 (1.47%) JNCIS
15 9 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (1.07%) JNCIA
16 8 (1.07%) MCSA
16 8 (1.07%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.02%) SLA
2 18 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.20%) QA
5 5 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.54%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.40%) COBIT
7 3 (0.40%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.40%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.13%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9002
8 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 165 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 104 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (6.96%) Docker
4 27 (3.61%) vSphere
5 26 (3.48%) NFS
6 25 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (3.21%) XenApp
8 14 (1.87%) Hyper-V
9 12 (1.61%) Samba
10 10 (1.34%) Snort
10 10 (1.34%) VMware ESX
10 10 (1.34%) Xen
11 9 (1.20%) Firmware
11 9 (1.20%) KVM
12 8 (1.07%) iptables
12 8 (1.07%) oVirt
12 8 (1.07%) vCloud
12 8 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (0.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 124 (16.60%) Puppet
2 69 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (8.84%) Ansible
4 30 (4.02%) SCCM
5 29 (3.88%) Graphite
5 29 (3.88%) Nagios
6 28 (3.75%) Salt
7 18 (2.41%) Grafana
8 17 (2.28%) logstash
9 15 (2.01%) Kibana
9 15 (2.01%) Uchiwa
10 13 (1.74%) ZABBIX
11 10 (1.34%) Nessus
11 10 (1.34%) SCOM
12 9 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (1.07%) DatAdvantage
13 8 (1.07%) Nmap
14 7 (0.94%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.94%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.94%) Proventia
Vendors
1 197 (26.37%) Cisco
2 158 (21.15%) VMware
3 151 (20.21%) Microsoft
4 76 (10.17%) Oracle
5 66 (8.84%) Red Hat
6 64 (8.57%) Citrix
7 60 (8.03%) Juniper
8 55 (7.36%) F5
9 50 (6.69%) CheckPoint
10 45 (6.02%) Dell
11 38 (5.09%) HP
12 36 (4.82%) Remedy
13 29 (3.88%) EMC
14 24 (3.21%) NICE Systems
15 23 (3.08%) SOASTA, Inc
16 20 (2.68%) Splunk
17 18 (2.41%) Symantec
18 17 (2.28%) Apple
18 17 (2.28%) IBM
19 16 (2.14%) Avaya
London
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Rate: £Market
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Rate: Up to £550 per day
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