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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 52 64
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 1.18% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 8.97% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 12
Median daily rate - £475 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +75.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £340 £346
% change year-on-year +14.33% -1.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% +100.00%  

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 119 78 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.27% 13.15% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 54
Median daily rate £290 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £337 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £625 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 26
Median hourly rate £19.38 £45.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.93% +95.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £37.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

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 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 22 June 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 +5 1 - - 13
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (88.89%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Python
3 13 (72.22%) DNS
3 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
4 12 (66.67%) SSL
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) HTTP
5 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (61.11%) Ubuntu
5 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (61.11%) REST
5 11 (61.11%) Docker
6 10 (55.56%) CoreOS
6 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (55.56%) JSON
6 10 (55.56%) Node.js
6 10 (55.56%) IaaS
6 10 (55.56%) PaaS
6 10 (55.56%) TDD
6 10 (55.56%) Scrum
6 10 (55.56%) Kanban
6 10 (55.56%) .NET
6 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
6 10 (55.56%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Active Directory

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) IaaS
1 10 (55.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) SSL
3 11 (61.11%) HTTP
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) WebEx
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) REST
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) JSON
2 10 (55.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) Django
3 1 (5.56%) gevent
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (5.56%) Pyramid
3 1 (5.56%) pytest
3 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.56%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Handset
2 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) Smart City
2 1 (5.56%) Verilog
2 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Ubuntu
3 10 (55.56%) CoreOS
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 10 (55.56%) Kanban
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) SOA
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) VMware