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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 20 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.76% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 8.33% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £345 £160 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.62% -60.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £352 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%

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 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.85% 7.36% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 12
Median daily rate £388 £394 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +10.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Tcl
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Ada
3 1 (14.29%) 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 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Ada
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Tcl