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 3 months to 28 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)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 5.00% 2.79% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 19.23% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £405 £360 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +19.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £354 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £414 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +16.53% +0.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £28.13
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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 10 26 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 10.00% 14.53% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 10
Median daily rate £405 £413 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.81% +122.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £550 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +262.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy

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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) DVB
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) STB
1 1 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) DRM
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Presales
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
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