The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 5 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 16.00% 9.52% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 33.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £305 - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £14.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
TCP/IP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 44.00% 28.57% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £235 £310 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.35% +148.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £14.85 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.89% -50.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage 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 Stevenage

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Stevenage region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Stevenage region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Network Management
2 6 (50.00%) Broadband
2 6 (50.00%) ISDN
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Network Design
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (8.33%) HPUX
7 1 (8.33%) Solaris
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Broadband
2 6 (50.00%) ISDN
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper Support
5 2 (16.67%) Network Support
5 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Qt
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) VMware