The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 130 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 982 1021 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 1.85% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.18% 12.85% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 634 582
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £182 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 74 78
Median hourly rate £32.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7451 7948 8179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.03% 14.42% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4502 4666 4668
Median daily rate £400 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 471 439
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.62 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% +0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP within the UK.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP within the UK.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 9 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
England -2 898 £400 +3.22% 262
London -10 346 £423 -6.11% 85
South East +3 185 £343 -2.14% 63
North East +17 68 £330 -33.76% 4
North West +10 65 £450 +28.57% 20
Tyne and Wear +6 61 £340 -31.76% 1
Berkshire +2 61 £400 +6.66% 14
East of England -9 60 £430 +10.96% 25
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 59 £340 -31.76% 1
Yorkshire +18 54 £450 +28.57% 15
Hampshire +13 53 £315 -10.00% 20
West Midlands +15 47 £463 +76.19% 21
South West +1 47 £340 +12.86% 21
Manchester +11 46 £450 +33.33% 12
City of London -9 43 £431 -2.81% 21
Scotland +1 42 £356 +12.20% 7
Surrey +34 37 £350 +6.06% 10
West Yorkshire +21 33 £450 +28.57% 13
Reading -4 27 £400 +5.26% 4
Leeds +20 26 £450 +28.57% 10
Essex +4 22 £480 -8.57% 4
Hertfordshire +9 21 £285 +1.33% 3
South Yorkshire +5 20 £450 +11.80% 1
East Midlands -26 19 £200 -31.62% 9
Sheffield +4 18 £450 +11.80% 1
Salford - 18 £450 -
Wales -15 17 £415 +13.69% 7
South Wales -2 16 £415 +22.05% 6
Glasgow +5 15 £400 +23.07%
Birmingham -4 15 £500 +25.00% 4

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 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 with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 912 (47.06%) Windows
2 815 (42.05%) Linux
3 583 (30.08%) DNS
4 580 (29.93%) Firewall
5 506 (26.11%) Cisco
6 444 (22.91%) VMware
7 433 (22.34%) Unix
8 431 (22.24%) Microsoft
9 429 (22.14%) Active Directory
10 407 (21.00%) Security Cleared
11 389 (20.07%) LAN
12 381 (19.66%) WAN
13 371 (19.14%) DHCP
14 365 (18.83%) ITIL
15 355 (18.32%) Windows Server
16 347 (17.91%) SC Cleared
17 327 (16.87%) HTTP
18 314 (16.20%) SSL
19 308 (15.89%) Python
20 292 (15.07%) DevOps
21 282 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
22 274 (14.14%) Finance
23 273 (14.09%) VPN
24 258 (13.31%) Perl
25 248 (12.80%) Java
26 247 (12.75%) Cisco Certification
27 242 (12.49%) Windows Server 2008
28 238 (12.28%) SQL
29 237 (12.23%) Puppet
30 230 (11.87%) Agile Software Development

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 184 (9.49%) Apache
2 165 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 113 (5.83%) IIS
4 109 (5.62%) Tomcat
5 76 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 71 (3.66%) JBoss
6 71 (3.66%) OpenStack
7 69 (3.56%) WebSphere
8 53 (2.73%) WebLogic
9 51 (2.63%) nginx
10 46 (2.37%) SharePoint
11 39 (2.01%) Skype for Business
12 35 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
13 33 (1.70%) Oracle Application Server
14 32 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
15 29 (1.50%) iPlanet
16 28 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
16 28 (1.44%) IBM Notes
17 27 (1.39%) Confluence
18 21 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 200 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 188 (9.70%) MS Office
3 29 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.46%) MS Project
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.10%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.10%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.10%) InDesign
6 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.052%) Simulink
7 1 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.88%) RMDS
3 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.21%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.15%) Demantra
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.10%) assyst
6 2 (0.10%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.10%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.052%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.052%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.052%) Magento
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 178 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (4.44%) Office 365
4 40 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 34 (1.75%) GitHub
6 31 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (1.34%) PaaS
8 19 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (0.88%) SaaS
10 16 (0.83%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.77%) IaaS
12 12 (0.62%) Route 53
13 11 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (0.52%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
17 6 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 583 (30.08%) DNS
2 580 (29.93%) Firewall
3 389 (20.07%) LAN
4 381 (19.66%) WAN
5 371 (19.14%) DHCP
6 327 (16.87%) HTTP
7 314 (16.20%) SSL
8 273 (14.09%) VPN
9 212 (10.94%) Wireless
10 179 (9.24%) Internet
11 166 (8.57%) VoIP
12 163 (8.41%) SAN
13 153 (7.89%) Network Security
14 148 (7.64%) SNMP
15 146 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
16 144 (7.43%) BGP
17 139 (7.17%) OSPF
18 132 (6.81%) VLAN
19 119 (6.14%) Ethernet
20 114 (5.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 163 (8.41%) MySQL
3 131 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
4 99 (5.11%) MongoDB
5 64 (3.30%) Redis
6 55 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 31 (1.60%) DB2
7 31 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 29 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 27 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (1.34%) Big Data
10 26 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (1.19%) Hadoop
12 19 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 204 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 151 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 94 (4.85%) Subversion
4 36 (1.86%) Travis CI
4 36 (1.86%) Vagrant
5 35 (1.81%) Visual Studio
6 34 (1.75%) JIRA
7 33 (1.70%) Bitbucket
8 30 (1.55%) StarTeam
9 28 (1.44%) Eclipse
10 25 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
11 24 (1.24%) ClearCase
12 20 (1.03%) Selenium
13 18 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (0.88%) JUnit
15 15 (0.77%) GoCD
16 13 (0.67%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.62%) GitLab
18 11 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 10 (0.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 274 (14.14%) Finance
2 97 (5.01%) Telecoms
3 90 (4.64%) Banking
4 54 (2.79%) Retail
5 35 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.55%) Marketing
7 29 (1.50%) Electronics
8 28 (1.44%) Legal
9 24 (1.24%) Back Office
10 22 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 19 (0.98%) Front Office
12 18 (0.93%) Billing
13 17 (0.88%) Advertising
13 17 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.83%) Military
15 12 (0.62%) Games
16 10 (0.52%) Publishing
17 9 (0.46%) Law
18 8 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 243 (12.54%) Analyst
2 180 (9.29%) Network Engineer
3 170 (8.77%) Support Engineer
4 138 (7.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 115 (5.93%) Administrator
6 107 (5.52%) Architect
7 101 (5.21%) Developer
8 100 (5.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 97 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
10 95 (4.90%) Support Analyst
11 78 (4.02%) Desktop Support
12 71 (3.66%) Consultant
13 65 (3.35%) Software Engineer
14 64 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
15 62 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
16 54 (2.79%) Cisco Engineer
16 54 (2.79%) Security Analyst
17 52 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
18 50 (2.58%) 3rd Line Support
18 50 (2.58%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (6.09%) Web Services
2 82 (4.23%) 802.1X
3 79 (4.08%) HTML
3 79 (4.08%) J2EE
4 73 (3.77%) LAMP
5 68 (3.51%) ELK Stack
6 67 (3.46%) CSS
7 66 (3.41%) XML
8 59 (3.04%) Middleware
9 56 (2.89%) .NET
10 48 (2.48%) Node.js
11 40 (2.06%) JSON
12 38 (1.96%) SOAP
13 37 (1.91%) RESTful
14 33 (1.70%) Servlets
15 27 (1.39%) LEMP Stack
15 27 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
16 23 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
16 23 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
17 21 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 183 (9.44%) Data Centre
2 119 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 81 (4.18%) Clustering
5 50 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 48 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 44 (2.27%) Blackberry
9 33 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 23 (1.19%) Private Cloud
11 22 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.14%) Cyber Attack
11 22 (1.14%) Device Driver
12 21 (1.08%) Mainframe
12 21 (1.08%) PKI
12 21 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
13 19 (0.98%) Public Cloud
14 18 (0.93%) Replication
15 15 (0.77%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 912 (47.06%) Windows
2 815 (42.05%) Linux
3 433 (22.34%) Unix
4 355 (18.32%) Windows Server
5 242 (12.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 179 (9.24%) Windows 7
7 177 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 154 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 150 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 104 (5.37%) Solaris
11 70 (3.61%) CentOS
12 64 (3.30%) AIX
13 57 (2.94%) Windows 10
14 53 (2.73%) Ubuntu
15 51 (2.63%) Windows XP
16 46 (2.37%) Windows 8
17 39 (2.01%) Apple iOS
18 31 (1.60%) Android
18 31 (1.60%) CoreOS
18 31 (1.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (18.83%) ITIL
2 292 (15.07%) DevOps
3 230 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (11.82%) Configuration Management
5 177 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
6 166 (8.57%) Open Source
7 160 (8.26%) Load Balancing
8 137 (7.07%) Software Engineering
9 136 (7.02%) Change Management
10 108 (5.57%) High Availability
11 107 (5.52%) SIEM
12 100 (5.16%) Information Security
13 85 (4.39%) Migration
13 85 (4.39%) Project Management
14 81 (4.18%) Cybersecurity
15 79 (4.08%) Incident Management
16 75 (3.87%) Network Design
17 74 (3.82%) Network Monitoring
17 74 (3.82%) Vulnerability Management
18 69 (3.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 308 (15.89%) Python
2 258 (13.31%) Perl
3 248 (12.80%) Java
4 238 (12.28%) SQL
5 164 (8.46%) Bash Shell
6 162 (8.36%) Ruby
7 121 (6.24%) PowerShell
8 119 (6.14%) Shell Script
9 117 (6.04%) C++
10 97 (5.01%) C
11 91 (4.70%) JavaScript
12 75 (3.87%) Go
13 70 (3.61%) C#
14 66 (3.41%) VB
15 50 (2.58%) PHP
16 36 (1.86%) Korn
17 27 (1.39%) VBScript
18 26 (1.34%) Scala
19 24 (1.24%) C-shell
20 15 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 407 (21.00%) Security Cleared
2 347 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 247 (12.75%) Cisco Certification
4 156 (8.05%) CCNA
5 155 (8.00%) CCNP
6 126 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 121 (6.24%) Degree
8 97 (5.01%) CISSP
9 71 (3.66%) MCSE
10 66 (3.41%) DV Cleared
11 54 (2.79%) CCIE
12 53 (2.73%) MCP
13 49 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
14 48 (2.48%) MCSA
15 44 (2.27%) SANS
16 35 (1.81%) SSCP
17 33 (1.70%) MCDST
18 31 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
19 30 (1.55%) Network+ Certification
20 27 (1.39%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.13%) PCI DSS
2 67 (3.46%) SLA
3 53 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 19 (0.98%) QA
6 17 (0.88%) RMADS
7 7 (0.36%) COBIT
8 6 (0.31%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.15%) MiFID
11 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.052%) BS7799
12 1 (0.052%) Def Stans
12 1 (0.052%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.052%) GPG13
12 1 (0.052%) HL7
12 1 (0.052%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.052%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.052%) WCAG
System Software
1 429 (22.14%) Active Directory
2 282 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (5.62%) vSphere
4 96 (4.95%) Docker
5 76 (3.92%) Hyper-V
6 60 (3.10%) Firmware
7 52 (2.68%) XenApp
8 41 (2.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 37 (1.91%) Samba
9 37 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
10 35 (1.81%) NFS
11 30 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (1.50%) vCloud
13 27 (1.39%) etcd
13 27 (1.39%) flannel
14 23 (1.19%) VMware ESX
15 22 (1.14%) KVM
16 20 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
17 18 (0.93%) Xen
18 15 (0.77%) iptables
Systems Management
1 237 (12.23%) Puppet
2 175 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
3 127 (6.55%) Ansible
4 113 (5.83%) SCCM
5 58 (2.99%) Tivoli
6 54 (2.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 53 (2.73%) Salt
8 50 (2.58%) Nessus
9 49 (2.53%) Nagios
9 49 (2.53%) QRadar
10 44 (2.27%) Terraform
11 42 (2.17%) HP SiteScope
11 42 (2.17%) Kibana
12 39 (2.01%) logstash
13 38 (1.96%) Consul
14 36 (1.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 33 (1.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 31 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
17 30 (1.55%) Kubernetes
18 27 (1.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 506 (26.11%) Cisco
2 444 (22.91%) VMware
3 431 (22.24%) Microsoft
4 218 (11.25%) Oracle
5 164 (8.46%) Citrix
6 159 (8.20%) F5
7 148 (7.64%) CheckPoint
8 147 (7.59%) Red Hat
9 146 (7.53%) HP
10 140 (7.22%) Juniper
11 96 (4.95%) Splunk
12 91 (4.70%) IBM
13 79 (4.08%) Apple
14 74 (3.82%) Intel Security
15 59 (3.04%) Sun
16 58 (2.99%) Blue Coat
17 55 (2.84%) Symantec
18 52 (2.68%) EMC
18 52 (2.68%) LogRhythm
19 51 (2.63%) ArcSight
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Michael Bailey Associates
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Proactive Appointments
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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