The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 24 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)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.38% 0.52% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 7.14% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £525 £154 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +241.46% -62.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £344 £345
% change year-on-year +13.73% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 28 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 12.98% 7.29% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 23
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Northamptonshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Northampton +7 4 £525 +223.07% 2
Kettering - 1 £375 -
TCP/IP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) IaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Docker
3 4 (30.77%) CoreOS
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) PaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 4 (30.77%) REST
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
3 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) OVSD
3 4 (30.77%) Network Design
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) IaaS
1 4 (30.77%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 4 (30.77%) BGP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (30.77%) ICMP
2 4 (30.77%) SSL
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) ADSL
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) SMTP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
2 4 (30.77%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Mason
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) CoreOS
3 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
2 4 (30.77%) Kanban
2 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) API Design
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (30.77%) OVSD
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Mesos
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (7.69%) SAP