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 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 28 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 6.47% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.96% 37.50% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Median daily rate £313 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £389 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

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
54 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.04% 17.27% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 8
Median daily rate £288 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £395 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Ipswich -5 5 £213 -19.04% 2
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe

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 1 (11.11%) CloudStack
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) BT
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