Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 17 January 2018 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 of England > Suffolk
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.99% 1.82% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 10.67% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Suffolk median daily rate £550 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.00% -2.34% -1.54%
10th Percentile £525 £216 £198
90th Percentile £575 £379 £406
East of England median daily rate £375 £394 £398
% change year-on-year -4.76% -0.94% +22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.89 £33.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -46.60% +103.03% -56.00%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 42 75 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.82% 17.08% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 22
Suffolk median daily rate £538 £289 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.15% -11.83% -12.67%
10th Percentile £255 £163 £183
90th Percentile £698 £544 £416
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Suffolk median hourly rate £40.00 - £10.50
East of England median hourly rate £29.75 £34.62 £30.00
% change year-on-year -14.07% +15.40% +22.45%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Suffolk

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +7 3 £550 +158.82%
TCP/IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint