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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 22 21
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 0.63% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.67% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £160 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -60.49%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £337
% change year-on-year +12.67% +5.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.50% +19.61%  

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 19 15 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 15.20% 9.49% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 12
Median daily rate £375 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Middlesex

TCP/IP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ada
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) Tcl
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

TCP/IP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ada
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Tcl