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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.91% 4.29% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 20.45% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £200 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £324 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.02% +17.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.33% -22.36%
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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
49 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.79% 20.95% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 21
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £140 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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
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 3 July 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) Network Design
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
5 3 (20.00%) CCSE
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) CCSA
5 3 (20.00%) IPsec
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (20.00%) Nokia
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) SSL
3 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) TACACS
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (20.00%) IPsec
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) ATM
5 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) Intranet
6 1 (6.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CCSA
3 3 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MOS
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) GPG13
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Squid
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (20.00%) Nokia
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) Websense
5 2 (13.33%) BT
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Intel
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle