The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 31 29
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.96% 5.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £238 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
TCP/IP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.46% 10.53% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 7 23
Median daily rate £500 £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds