The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 68 60 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.83% 2.34% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.83% 8.94% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 17
Median daily rate £375 £375 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £196 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £18.00 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.27% +21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £32.40 £79.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £14.84
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +19.60%
TCP/IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
575 671 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.91% 26.13% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 285 204
Median daily rate £375 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 24
Median hourly rate £24.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +2 40 £380 -10.58% 9
Bracknell -10 4 £320 +6.66% 7
Slough +8 2 - - 6
Wokingham -5 2 - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 64 (50.79%) Windows
2 62 (49.21%) DNS
3 46 (36.51%) Microsoft
4 40 (31.75%) Cisco
4 40 (31.75%) Windows Server
5 39 (30.95%) Firewall
6 37 (29.37%) Linux
7 36 (28.57%) VPN
7 36 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 35 (27.78%) BGP
9 34 (26.98%) DHCP
9 34 (26.98%) IPsec
10 33 (26.19%) HTTP
11 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (21.43%) IPv6
13 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
14 24 (19.05%) Active Directory
14 24 (19.05%) VMware
15 23 (18.25%) Load Balancing
16 22 (17.46%) Degree
16 22 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (17.46%) OSPF
16 22 (17.46%) SNMP
17 21 (16.67%) Telecoms
17 21 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (15.87%) MCSA
19 19 (15.08%) CSS
19 19 (15.08%) Red Hat
19 19 (15.08%) Software-Defined Networking
19 19 (15.08%) Public Cloud

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.38%) Office 365
3 2 (1.59%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (49.21%) DNS
2 39 (30.95%) Firewall
3 36 (28.57%) VPN
4 35 (27.78%) BGP
5 34 (26.98%) DHCP
5 34 (26.98%) IPsec
6 33 (26.19%) HTTP
7 27 (21.43%) IPv6
8 22 (17.46%) OSPF
8 22 (17.46%) SNMP
9 19 (15.08%) Software-Defined Networking
10 18 (14.29%) SAN
11 17 (13.49%) LAN
11 17 (13.49%) SMTP
11 17 (13.49%) WAN
11 17 (13.49%) Wireless
12 16 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (12.70%) Network Security
13 15 (11.90%) Internet
13 15 (11.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.97%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.11%) Marketing
3 12 (9.52%) Back Office
4 8 (6.35%) Front Office
5 2 (1.59%) Billing
5 2 (1.59%) Games
5 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.79%) Finance
6 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (23.02%) Support Engineer
2 28 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 14 (11.11%) Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 10 (7.94%) Network Support
4 10 (7.94%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) Back Office Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) IP Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Consultant
8 6 (4.76%) Security Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Architect
9 5 (3.97%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Field Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) CSS
2 12 (9.52%) .NET
2 12 (9.52%) XML
3 9 (7.14%) 802.1X
4 5 (3.97%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.38%) DCOM
5 3 (2.38%) RSS
6 2 (1.59%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.79%) MAPI
7 1 (0.79%) WAP
7 1 (0.79%) Web Services
7 1 (0.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Public Cloud
2 14 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.35%) Statistics
5 6 (4.76%) iPad
5 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (3.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.17%) PKI
8 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.38%) Clustering
9 2 (1.59%) DTV
9 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.59%) IPTV
9 2 (1.59%) MPEG
9 2 (1.59%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.59%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.79%) Windows
2 40 (31.75%) Windows Server
3 37 (29.37%) Linux
4 21 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.73%) Unix
7 10 (7.94%) Ubuntu
8 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.17%) CentOS
11 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.38%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.59%) Android
12 2 (1.59%) NetWare
12 2 (1.59%) Solaris
13 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) Load Balancing
2 17 (13.49%) Mentoring
2 17 (13.49%) Presales
2 17 (13.49%) Process Improvement
3 15 (11.90%) Workflow
4 12 (9.52%) ITIL
4 12 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 11 (8.73%) High Availability
5 11 (8.73%) Incident Management
6 10 (7.94%) Problem Management
6 10 (7.94%) SIEM
6 10 (7.94%) Validation
7 9 (7.14%) Analytics
8 8 (6.35%) Capacity Management
9 7 (5.56%) Open Source
10 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.76%) Data Protection
10 6 (4.76%) Security Operations
11 5 (3.97%) Network Design
11 5 (3.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.70%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.90%) VBScript
3 12 (9.52%) C#
3 12 (9.52%) C++
3 12 (9.52%) VB
4 11 (8.73%) C
5 6 (4.76%) SQL
6 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (17.46%) Degree
3 20 (15.87%) MCSA
4 16 (12.70%) CISSP
5 15 (11.90%) CCNA
6 14 (11.11%) MCSE
7 12 (9.52%) MCSD
7 12 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (8.73%) GCIA
8 11 (8.73%) GCIH
9 10 (7.94%) CCNP
9 10 (7.94%) CEH
10 8 (6.35%) MCP
11 6 (4.76%) MCITP
11 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
12 5 (3.97%) CCSE
12 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
12 5 (3.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) PCI DSS
1 12 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.59%) QA
3 2 (1.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) ISO22301
System Software
1 36 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 24 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 18 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.97%) ProxySG
5 4 (3.17%) vSphere
6 3 (2.38%) vCloud
7 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.59%) XenServer
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 14 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (7.14%) RSA Security Analytics
3 6 (4.76%) SCCM
4 5 (3.97%) Ansible
4 5 (3.97%) Nagios
4 5 (3.97%) Puppet
4 5 (3.97%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.17%) SCOM
5 4 (3.17%) WSUS
6 3 (2.38%) RSA Archer
6 3 (2.38%) WMI
7 2 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.59%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.59%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.79%) cPanel
8 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 46 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (31.75%) Cisco
3 24 (19.05%) VMware
4 19 (15.08%) Red Hat
5 15 (11.90%) HP
6 12 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.94%) F5
8 9 (7.14%) NetWitness
9 8 (6.35%) Dell
9 8 (6.35%) Hitachi
9 8 (6.35%) Huawei
9 8 (6.35%) IBM
9 8 (6.35%) Intel
10 7 (5.56%) Avaya
10 7 (5.56%) Qualys
11 6 (4.76%) Citrix
11 6 (4.76%) EMC
11 6 (4.76%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.76%) NetScout
12 5 (3.97%) Brocade
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