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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 28 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.27% 5.61% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 47.83% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £350 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -19.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £18.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+86.11% -8.86%
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
44 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.57% 11.73% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 15
Median daily rate £300 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £263 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £395 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
Ipswich -1 1 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware