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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 56 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - - +18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.87% - 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.72% - 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
10th Percentile £188 - -
25th Percentile £311 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 - -
75th Percentile £481 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median daily rate £375 £406 £460
% change year-on-year -7.69% -11.68% +22.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £46.25
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
75th Percentile - - £48.75
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50
% change year-on-year - - +196.88%

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.42% 15.38% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 45 33
10th Percentile £310 £245 £232
25th Percentile £313 £313 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £363 £363
Median % change year-on-year +17.24% - -
75th Percentile £488 £400 £400
90th Percentile £650 £545 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 4
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.81 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +12.28% -24.36% -59.44%
75th Percentile £15.75 £20.00 £27.94
90th Percentile £16.57 £49.63 £40.43
East of England median hourly rate £15.99 £18.27 £15.50
% change year-on-year -12.51% +17.87% -10.14%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge - 10 £323 - 10
Peterborough - 5 £463 - 2
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 9 (60.00%) Social Skills
5 8 (53.33%) LDAP
5 8 (53.33%) Mac OS
6 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
7 6 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
7 6 (40.00%) IPsec
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) SSH
7 6 (40.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (40.00%) HTTPS
7 6 (40.00%) HTTP
7 6 (40.00%) NFS
7 6 (40.00%) SNMP
8 5 (33.33%) AWS
8 5 (33.33%) WebEx
8 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 5 (33.33%) Dell KACE
9 4 (26.67%) Azure
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (20.00%) SCCM
10 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (33.33%) AWS
3 4 (26.67%) Azure
4 3 (20.00%) IaaS
4 3 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 6 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (40.00%) IPsec
2 6 (40.00%) SNMP
2 6 (40.00%) SSH
3 5 (33.33%) WebEx
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Mac OS
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
5 6 (40.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile
1 3 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (20.00%) DevOps
1 3 (20.00%) High Availability
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Operational Stability
1 3 (20.00%) Platform Engineering
1 3 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) NFS
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Dell KACE
4 1 (6.67%) Meraki
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft