The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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)
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 2.88% 2.50% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 21.74% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £352 £340
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
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 Crawley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 23 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 20.19% 11.50% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 15
Median daily rate £394 £442 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +41.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
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 Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Crawley

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Crawley

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 Crawley region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) ADSL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
4 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
4 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
3 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Server Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Debian
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VB6
2 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) iptables
3 1 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) LXC
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
2 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5