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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 28 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.34% 1.47% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 14.29% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £28.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
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
38 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.96% 10.29% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 18
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £265 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) Ada
3 3 (42.86%) Tcl
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Military
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (42.86%) V-Model
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) ASIC
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL

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 (57.14%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DOORS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (28.57%) ASIC
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
1 3 (42.86%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Ada
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Actel
2 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Xilinx