The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 31 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.65% 1.71% 4.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 12.90% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £175 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.69% +76.66%
TCP/IP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.64% 13.25% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 35
Average daily rate £390 £278 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 8 (53.33%) High Availability
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) HTTP
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) JMS
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WSDL
4 5 (33.33%) DataPower
4 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Change Control
5 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
5 4 (26.67%) Big Data
5 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
5 4 (26.67%) Middleware
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (26.67%) AIX
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Ethernet

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
3 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) OSPF
3 3 (20.00%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
General
1 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) AIX Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) AIX Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) JMS
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
1 5 (33.33%) WSDL
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) DataPower
3 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (13.33%) HACMP
4 2 (13.33%) LPAR
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) High Availability
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
3 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) GPFS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) McAfee
3 3 (20.00%) Verint
4 2 (13.33%) Altiris
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (6.67%) VMware