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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 53 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.78% 1.10% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 8.05% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £515 £210 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +145.23% -31.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £352 £340
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £52.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +278.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.63% +15.15%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 100 87 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.52% 13.72% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 46
Median daily rate £375 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £290 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £441 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 19
Median hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £42.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Cambridgeshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +6 4 £350 +66.66% 12
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (55.00%) SSL
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) HTTP
4 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (50.00%) SOA
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) PaaS
4 10 (50.00%) Node.js
4 10 (50.00%) REST
4 10 (50.00%) IaaS
4 10 (50.00%) Kanban
4 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 10 (50.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (50.00%) CoreOS
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (50.00%) Docker
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP

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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) IaaS
1 10 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) SSL
3 10 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) WebEx
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) CMake
General
1 1 (5.00%) Avionics
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) JSON
1 10 (50.00%) Node.js
1 10 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Verilog
2 1 (5.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (50.00%) Kanban
1 10 (50.00%) Scrum
1 10 (50.00%) SOA
1 10 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Python
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) DameWare
3 1 (5.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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