The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £140 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.14% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +5.00%
TCP/IP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.14% 5.06% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Average daily rate £300 £190 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -52.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Luton

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware