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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 51 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 60 61 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.04% 2.44% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 11.55% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 25
Median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £221 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Median hourly rate £35.33 £43.46 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.71% +210.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £20.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £102.65 £32.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -10.00%
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
495 528 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.10% 21.15% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 284 273
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £481 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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 -6 26 £356 -6.25% 5
Slough +10 8 £290 -28.61% 1
Maidenhead - 6 £400 -
Bracknell - 5 £500 - 6
Newbury +12 4 - - 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 43 (47.25%) Windows
2 31 (34.07%) Linux
3 29 (31.87%) HTTP
4 28 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 28 (30.77%) VMware
5 27 (29.67%) Cisco
6 26 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (25.27%) ITIL
8 22 (24.18%) Active Directory
9 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 21 (23.08%) DNS
10 20 (21.98%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (20.88%) Juniper
11 19 (20.88%) CCNP
11 19 (20.88%) Wireshark
12 18 (19.78%) Huawei
12 18 (19.78%) LAN
12 18 (19.78%) FTP
12 18 (19.78%) 3G
12 18 (19.78%) CCNA
12 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (19.78%) 4G
13 17 (18.68%) Windows Server
14 16 (17.58%) Ericsson
14 16 (17.58%) HTML
15 15 (16.48%) Unix
15 15 (16.48%) Apache
15 15 (16.48%) WAN
15 15 (16.48%) Electronics
15 15 (16.48%) 2G

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 15 (16.48%) Apache
2 12 (13.19%) IIS
3 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) CMS
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Office
2 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.10%) IaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.87%) HTTP
2 21 (23.08%) DNS
3 19 (20.88%) Wireshark
4 18 (19.78%) 3G
4 18 (19.78%) 4G
4 18 (19.78%) FTP
4 18 (19.78%) LAN
5 15 (16.48%) 2G
5 15 (16.48%) WAN
6 12 (13.19%) Firewall
6 12 (13.19%) Internet
6 12 (13.19%) MPLS
7 10 (10.99%) BGP
7 10 (10.99%) DHCP
7 10 (10.99%) OSPF
7 10 (10.99%) SNMP
7 10 (10.99%) SSL
8 9 (9.89%) SSH
9 8 (8.79%) Telnet
9 8 (8.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) MySQL
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) GIS
5 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.20%) JUnit
3 2 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.10%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) Selenium
4 1 (1.10%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.10%) TestNG
4 1 (1.10%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 15 (16.48%) Back Office
2 15 (16.48%) Electronics
2 15 (16.48%) Finance
3 13 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 13 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Billing
5 2 (2.20%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
2 9 (9.89%) Administrator
2 9 (9.89%) Network Engineer
3 6 (6.59%) Analyst
3 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (5.49%) OSS Engineer
4 5 (5.49%) Video On Demand Engineer
4 5 (5.49%) Web Administrator
5 4 (4.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.40%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (4.40%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.30%) Network Administrator
6 3 (3.30%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) HTML
2 13 (14.29%) CSS
3 5 (5.49%) LAMP
4 4 (4.40%) Middleware
4 4 (4.40%) Web Services
5 2 (2.20%) ELK Stack
5 2 (2.20%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.20%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) RESTful
6 1 (1.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Video on Demand
2 8 (8.79%) STB
3 6 (6.59%) IPTV
3 6 (6.59%) MPEG
4 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.40%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.20%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.20%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.20%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.20%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) Clustering
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) Replication
7 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (47.25%) Windows
2 31 (34.07%) Linux
3 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (18.68%) Windows Server
5 15 (16.48%) Unix
6 14 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.49%) Android
9 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.30%) Debian
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
10 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.20%) CentOS
11 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.10%) SUSE
12 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 9 (9.89%) DevOps
5 8 (8.79%) Network Architecture
6 7 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.40%) Scrum
7 4 (4.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.30%) Information Security
8 3 (3.30%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.30%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.30%) Security Operations
8 3 (3.30%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.30%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (3.30%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
2 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.69%) PHP
4 5 (5.49%) Java
5 4 (4.40%) Python
5 4 (4.40%) SQL
6 2 (2.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.10%) C
7 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (20.88%) CCNP
3 18 (19.78%) CCNA
4 14 (15.38%) CCIE
4 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.40%) CISSP
8 3 (3.30%) CCIP
8 3 (3.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.30%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.30%) SANS
8 3 (3.30%) SSCP
9 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.20%) Degree
9 2 (2.20%) ISEB
9 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.10%) HNC
10 1 (1.10%) HND
10 1 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (24.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.30%) Xen
5 1 (1.10%) Firmware
5 1 (1.10%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Ansible
1 5 (5.49%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.40%) Nagios
2 4 (4.40%) OpenView
3 3 (3.30%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.30%) Puppet
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
4 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.20%) QRadar
4 2 (2.20%) SELinux
5 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.10%) Kibana
5 1 (1.10%) logstash
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.10%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.10%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.10%) SCSM
5 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) VMware
2 27 (29.67%) Cisco
3 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 19 (20.88%) Juniper
5 18 (19.78%) Huawei
6 16 (17.58%) Ericsson
7 13 (14.29%) Nokia
7 13 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
7 13 (14.29%) SAP
8 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.69%) HP
10 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
11 5 (5.49%) Apple
12 4 (4.40%) Symantec
12 4 (4.40%) Veeam
13 2 (2.20%) Adobe
13 2 (2.20%) EMC
13 2 (2.20%) F5
13 2 (2.20%) Splunk
13 2 (2.20%) Tektronix
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