The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 24 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)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.85% 0.81% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 9.09% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £573 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £344 £345
% change year-on-year +13.73% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 11 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 17.59% 8.94% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
Median daily rate £570 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £375 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £488 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Canary Wharf

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) iSeries
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (25.00%) RFC 2544
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (25.00%) Arista
4 1 (25.00%) MiFID
4 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) RFC 2544
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OpenVMS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Arista
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp