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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 27 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.33% 2.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £360 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £28.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +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
29 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.49% 13.33% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 15
Median daily rate £360 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £409 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 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%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Tcl
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) ASIC
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
4 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case

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%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Redmine
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DOORS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) ASIC
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Actel
1 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) Xilinx