The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.59% 3.14% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 21.43% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £360 £303 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -36.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £28.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
TCP/IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.51% 14.66% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 12
Median daily rate £413 £185 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.97% -48.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £175 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.25 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Tcl
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Redmine
3 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
3 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) JTAG
3 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Actel
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Redmine
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ada
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Actel
1 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) Xilinx