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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.19% 1.84% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 27.27% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £355 £290 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% -30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £198 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £382 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
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
20 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.90% 6.75% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Median daily rate £400 £185 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -51.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.50 - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Tcl
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) JTAG
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Actel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine

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 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ada
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Actel
1 1 (33.33%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (33.33%) Xilinx