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 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.45% 2.26% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 20.00% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £360 £303 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -27.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £345 £321
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +7.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +28.57%
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
26 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.95% 11.30% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 15
Median daily rate £413 £185 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.97% -47.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £446 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Tcl
2 2 (40.00%) Ada
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Redmine
3 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (20.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) JTAG
3 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Actel
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) 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 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Redmine
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Ada
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Actel
1 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (20.00%) Xilinx