Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 21 November 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 35
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.83% 0.35% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 2.50% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Luton median daily rate £240 - £338
10th Percentile £220 - £174
90th Percentile £442 - £466
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -20.00% -3.23% +34.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 Luton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 51 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.55% 13.84% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 16
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +15.25% +5.36%
10th Percentile £186 £287 £206
90th Percentile £675 £598 £500
Bedfordshire median daily rate £382 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.83% - +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Luton median hourly rate - £24.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +145.00% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £29.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -54.62% +91.94% +40.91%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Luton

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Luton

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Luton

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) DWDM
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) HSRP
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) RIP
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP NNM
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec