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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 33 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.39% 0.48% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 3.85% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £250 £200 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
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
51 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.08% 12.44% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 7 21
Median daily rate £310 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £27.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 May 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
Ipswich +2 1 £250 +25.00% 1
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Software Licensing
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall Support
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Software Licensing
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds