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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 21 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.27% 0.72% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 8.33% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £345 £160 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.62% -50.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

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
25 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.94% 8.63% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 13
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £570 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) Tcl
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Ada
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) ASIC
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy

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 7 (87.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) ASIC
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) C
3 6 (75.00%) Ada
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM