Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 22 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.28% 2.52% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 14.06% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Middlesex median daily rate £460 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.43% - -
South East median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £28.13
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.23% +22.86%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 11.03% 17.93% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 17
Middlesex median daily rate £358 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -4.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £204 £309 £310
90th Percentile £567 £526 £570
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Middlesex median hourly rate - £27.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +89.66% -
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Middlesex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) DVB
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) HACMP
2 1 (16.67%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) DRM
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) Gluster
2 1 (16.67%) GPFS
2 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) TOWER Software
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto