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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank - 38 20
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.39% 9.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.00% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 16
Median daily rate - £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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
21 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.25% 9.84% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 22
Median daily rate £500 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £513 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless

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 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds