The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 101 84
Rank change year-on-year +23 -17  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 57 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.45% 1.16% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 7.73% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 30
Median daily rate £500 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +18.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £89 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £605 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +14.23% +0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £9.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 - £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +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 the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 475 375 610
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 20.41% 15.01% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 216 323
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 30 62
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +73.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in the East of England

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Essex +10 31 £500 +42.85% 1
Hertfordshire +11 21 £158 -55.00% 6
Bedfordshire -8 3 £415 +80.43% 5
Cambridgeshire -5 2 - - 17
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 85 (63.91%) SSL
3 65 (48.87%) HTTP
4 61 (45.86%) DevOps
5 60 (45.11%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (40.60%) Configuration Management
8 53 (39.85%) TDD
8 53 (39.85%) Puppet
9 51 (38.35%) Software Engineering
9 51 (38.35%) Scrum
9 51 (38.35%) Kanban
9 51 (38.35%) Apache
10 48 (36.09%) Test Automation
11 47 (35.34%) Perl
12 45 (33.83%) SOA
12 45 (33.83%) Jenkins
13 44 (33.08%) Git (software)
14 43 (32.33%) Python
14 43 (32.33%) Opscode Chef
15 42 (31.58%) Open Source
15 42 (31.58%) Java
16 41 (30.83%) Middleware
17 40 (30.08%) Windows
18 39 (29.32%) Docker
19 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
19 38 (28.57%) Mentoring
19 38 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 35 (26.32%) Coaching
21 32 (24.06%) JBoss

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 51 (38.35%) Apache
2 32 (24.06%) JBoss
3 28 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (18.80%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.51%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.01%) IIS
6 4 (3.01%) Jetty
6 4 (3.01%) Mongrel
6 4 (3.01%) nginx
7 3 (2.26%) Mule
7 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.75%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) IaaS
1 13 (9.77%) PaaS
2 12 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.01%) Google App Engine
4 4 (3.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.26%) SaaS
6 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (63.91%) SSL
2 65 (48.87%) HTTP
3 30 (22.56%) Firewall
4 25 (18.80%) DNS
5 13 (9.77%) VPN
6 12 (9.02%) DHCP
7 10 (7.52%) Internet
7 10 (7.52%) LAN
8 7 (5.26%) Wireless
9 6 (4.51%) WAN
10 5 (3.76%) Ethernet
10 5 (3.76%) ISDN
10 5 (3.76%) Network Security
10 5 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (3.01%) Broadband
11 4 (3.01%) FTP
11 4 (3.01%) IPsec
12 3 (2.26%) LDAP
13 2 (1.50%) SAN
13 2 (1.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 23 (17.29%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.77%) MySQL
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (33.83%) Jenkins
2 44 (33.08%) Git (software)
3 31 (23.31%) Subversion
4 11 (8.27%) Maven
5 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.26%) NetBeans
5 3 (2.26%) Travis CI
5 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.50%) JUnit
6 2 (1.50%) MSI
7 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (13.53%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Military
4 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.50%) Electronics
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (10.53%) Architect
3 13 (9.77%) Software Engineer
4 11 (8.27%) Operations Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (3.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.01%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 4 (3.01%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Network Support
9 4 (3.01%) Python Developer
10 3 (2.26%) 1st Line Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.83%) Middleware
2 30 (22.56%) J2EE
3 19 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
4 15 (11.28%) .NET
5 14 (10.53%) REST
6 13 (9.77%) JSON
6 13 (9.77%) Node.js
7 11 (8.27%) LAMP
8 8 (6.02%) Web Services
9 5 (3.76%) Spring
10 4 (3.01%) HTML
11 3 (2.26%) Java EE
11 3 (2.26%) Java SE
11 3 (2.26%) OAuth
11 3 (2.26%) Qt
11 3 (2.26%) Servlets
11 3 (2.26%) SOAP
11 3 (2.26%) WSDL
11 3 (2.26%) XML
11 3 (2.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Clustering
2 13 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.77%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.51%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) AS400
6 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.50%) RIA
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.75%) e-Health
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) Handset
7 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.75%) Smart City
7 1 (0.75%) Verilog
7 1 (0.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 40 (30.08%) Windows
3 38 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (13.53%) Unix
5 11 (8.27%) Ubuntu
5 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.52%) CoreOS
6 10 (7.52%) Windows Server
7 9 (6.77%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.01%) Android
9 4 (3.01%) Solaris
9 4 (3.01%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.01%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.01%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.26%) AIX
10 3 (2.26%) HPUX
11 2 (1.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (45.86%) DevOps
2 60 (45.11%) Continuous Integration
3 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (40.60%) Configuration Management
5 53 (39.85%) TDD
6 51 (38.35%) Kanban
6 51 (38.35%) Scrum
6 51 (38.35%) Software Engineering
7 48 (36.09%) Test Automation
8 45 (33.83%) SOA
9 42 (31.58%) Open Source
10 38 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 35 (26.32%) Coaching
12 31 (23.31%) API Design
12 31 (23.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 31 (23.31%) Microservices
13 30 (22.56%) User Stories
14 16 (12.03%) Continuous Deployment
15 14 (10.53%) High Availability
16 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (35.34%) Perl
2 43 (32.33%) Python
3 42 (31.58%) Java
4 29 (21.80%) C
5 20 (15.04%) Bash Shell
5 20 (15.04%) Ruby
5 20 (15.04%) SQL
6 15 (11.28%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.52%) C#
8 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.76%) VB
10 4 (3.01%) C++
11 3 (2.26%) Groovy
11 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.26%) XPath
12 1 (0.75%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.77%) RHCE
3 9 (6.77%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.01%) Degree
6 3 (2.26%) HNC
7 2 (1.50%) CCNA
7 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.75%) CCENT
8 1 (0.75%) CCIE
8 1 (0.75%) CCNP
8 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (29.32%) Docker
2 15 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.52%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.76%) Xen
5 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.75%) Firmware
6 1 (0.75%) KVM
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (39.85%) Puppet
2 43 (32.33%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (14.29%) Ansible
4 12 (9.02%) Salt
5 3 (2.26%) SCCM
6 2 (1.50%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.75%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.75%) vRealize
7 1 (0.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) WSO2
2 29 (21.80%) Oracle
3 16 (12.03%) VMware
4 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.02%) Cisco
6 6 (4.51%) Juniper
7 4 (3.01%) Google
7 4 (3.01%) HP
7 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.26%) webMethods
9 2 (1.50%) Apple
9 2 (1.50%) BMC
9 2 (1.50%) F5
9 2 (1.50%) IBM
9 2 (1.50%) SAP
9 2 (1.50%) Symantec
10 1 (0.75%) BT
10 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.75%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.75%) Remedy
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