The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.04% 4.60% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.86% 12.90% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£238 £321 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.01% +42.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.95% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
70 93 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 31.39% 35.63% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 12
Average daily rate £350 £331 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +47.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £438 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
TCP/IP
Berkshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) C
5 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Ruby
6 5 (29.41%) OOD
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) C++
6 5 (29.41%) UML
6 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
7 4 (23.53%) HP
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) MCITP
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.76%) UNIX
8 2 (11.76%) Solaris
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) UML
2 5 (29.41%) OOD
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (17.65%) MCITP
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp