Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 20 April 2019 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)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 59 42
Rank change year-on-year -5 -17 +31
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.24% 2.33% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 15.70% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 13
Cardiff median daily rate £269 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.23% -18.75% +18.52%
10th Percentile £225 £313 £310
90th Percentile £401 £463 £448
South Wales median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +16.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate £18.06 £11.75 -
% change year-on-year +53.66% - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 90 121 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 11.18% 14.81% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 89 69
Cardiff median daily rate £395 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.54% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £220 £163 £154
90th Percentile £510 £475 £438
South Wales median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.50 £19.60 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.91% +27.34% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.75 £17.53 £13.99
90th Percentile £16.25 £21.83 £16.28
South Wales median hourly rate £18.06 £19.40 £55.00
% change year-on-year -6.91% -64.74% +285.96%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Cardiff

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Cardiff

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Cardiff

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Apple
1 4 (40.00%) Post-Production
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (20.00%) Avid Media Composer
3 2 (20.00%) Avid
3 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Broadcast Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Avid Media Composer
1 2 (20.00%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) GitHub
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Broadcast Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) OAuth
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Post-Production
2 2 (20.00%) Broadcast Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HNC
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) iptables
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Apple
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Avid
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) VMware