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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 32 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.90% 0.82% 6.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 8.00% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
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
24 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.86% 10.29% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 20
Median daily rate £475 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.86 £10.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 September 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 - -
TCP/IP
East of England

TCP/IP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers

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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers