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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 41 106 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.86% 4.21% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.91% 19.63% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 63 26
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £208 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £439 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £22.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+93.30% -8.62%
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
460 540 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.91% 21.43% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 279 236
Median daily rate £363 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -16 11 £250 -35.48% 7
Slough -9 9 £363 +9.84% 1
Newbury +4 5 - - 1
Bracknell -5 5 £401 +68.63% 3
Maidenhead -11 1 £400 +14.28% 3
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 45 (46.88%) Windows
2 39 (40.63%) HTTP
3 34 (35.42%) DNS
3 34 (35.42%) Microsoft
4 27 (28.13%) Linux
4 27 (28.13%) Telecoms
5 25 (26.04%) CSS
6 24 (25.00%) VMware
6 24 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 22 (22.92%) Cisco
8 21 (21.88%) VPN
8 21 (21.88%) Marketing
8 21 (21.88%) Wireshark
8 21 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (20.83%) DHCP
10 18 (18.75%) BGP
10 18 (18.75%) Firewall
10 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
11 17 (17.71%) Active Directory
12 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 15 (15.63%) Red Hat
13 15 (15.63%) IPsec
13 15 (15.63%) Load Balancing
13 15 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (14.58%) Software-Defined Networking
14 14 (14.58%) Public Cloud
14 14 (14.58%) Finance
14 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (14.58%) CCNP

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 13 (13.54%) IIS
2 12 (12.50%) Apache
3 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.08%) CMS
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) IaaS
3 2 (2.08%) Office 365
4 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (40.63%) HTTP
2 34 (35.42%) DNS
3 21 (21.88%) VPN
3 21 (21.88%) Wireshark
4 20 (20.83%) DHCP
5 18 (18.75%) BGP
5 18 (18.75%) Firewall
6 15 (15.63%) IPsec
7 14 (14.58%) Software-Defined Networking
8 13 (13.54%) FTP
8 13 (13.54%) IPv6
9 12 (12.50%) Internet
9 12 (12.50%) LAN
9 12 (12.50%) WAN
10 11 (11.46%) HTTPS
10 11 (11.46%) OSPF
11 10 (10.42%) SSL
12 9 (9.38%) Ethernet
12 9 (9.38%) RIP
12 9 (9.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) MySQL
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.08%) JUnit
1 2 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.04%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.04%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.04%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) Maven
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
2 1 (1.04%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.04%) TestNG
General
1 27 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 21 (21.88%) Marketing
3 14 (14.58%) Finance
4 12 (12.50%) Electronics
4 12 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 9 (9.38%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Games
6 2 (2.08%) Retail
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Support Engineer
2 20 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Security Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) Network Support
4 8 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Administrator
5 6 (6.25%) Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) IP Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) IP Security Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Test Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Video On Demand Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Web Administrator
7 4 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) CSS
2 14 (14.58%) HTML
3 10 (10.42%) XML
4 7 (7.29%) .NET
5 4 (4.17%) LAMP
5 4 (4.17%) Web Services
6 3 (3.13%) DCOM
7 2 (2.08%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.04%) ELK Stack
8 1 (1.04%) RESTful
8 1 (1.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Public Cloud
2 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (6.25%) iPad
3 6 (6.25%) MPEG
3 6 (6.25%) Video on Demand
4 5 (5.21%) STB
5 4 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.13%) Clustering
6 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.13%) PKI
6 3 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.13%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.08%) Digital TV
7 2 (2.08%) IPTV
7 2 (2.08%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.04%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.88%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Linux
3 24 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.29%) Unix
7 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.13%) Android
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.04%) AIX
10 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.04%) Debian
10 1 (1.04%) SUSE
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) Load Balancing
2 13 (13.54%) ITIL
3 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 10 (10.42%) Presales
4 10 (10.42%) Workflow
5 9 (9.38%) Process Improvement
6 7 (7.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.29%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
7 6 (6.25%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 6 (6.25%) High Availability
7 6 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 5 (5.21%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.21%) DevOps
8 5 (5.21%) Security Operations
8 5 (5.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 10 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.42%) VBScript
3 7 (7.29%) C#
3 7 (7.29%) C++
3 7 (7.29%) SQL
3 7 (7.29%) VB
4 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.21%) C
5 5 (5.21%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.04%) Java
7 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.58%) CCNP
2 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (13.54%) CCNA
4 12 (12.50%) Degree
5 10 (10.42%) CISSP
5 10 (10.42%) MCSA
6 9 (9.38%) MCSE
7 8 (8.33%) MCSD
8 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (6.25%) CCSA
9 6 (6.25%) CCSE
9 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.21%) CCIE
11 4 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (3.13%) GCIA
12 3 (3.13%) GCIH
12 3 (3.13%) ISEB
12 3 (3.13%) MCITP
12 3 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.25%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.13%) Xen
6 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.08%) XenServer
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) FortiGate
2 9 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.21%) SCCM
4 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.13%) WMI
5 2 (2.08%) Ansible
5 2 (2.08%) OpenView
5 2 (2.08%) Perfmon
5 2 (2.08%) Puppet
5 2 (2.08%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.08%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.08%) WSUS
6 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.04%) QRadar
6 1 (1.04%) RSA Archer
6 1 (1.04%) RSA enVision
6 1 (1.04%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (1.04%) SCOM
6 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.00%) VMware
3 22 (22.92%) Cisco
4 15 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 12 (12.50%) SAP
6 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.33%) F5
7 8 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 8 (8.33%) HP
8 6 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 6 (6.25%) Juniper
9 4 (4.17%) Ericsson
9 4 (4.17%) Huawei
9 4 (4.17%) Nokia
9 4 (4.17%) Nokia Networks
9 4 (4.17%) Qualys
10 3 (3.13%) Ciena
10 3 (3.13%) Dell
10 3 (3.13%) IBM
10 3 (3.13%) Veeam
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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