The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 12 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.26% 2.46% 5.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.67% 9.76% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate
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£270 £268 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% -17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £278 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.65 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
TCP/IP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.63% 25.23% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 17
Average daily rate £400 £325 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +78.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.91% +92.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) LAN
3 13 (43.33%) WAN
3 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 11 (36.67%) Migration
6 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) Internet
7 9 (30.00%) HP
7 9 (30.00%) DNS
7 9 (30.00%) Ethernet
7 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (30.00%) VMware
8 7 (23.33%) BC Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) xDSL
8 7 (23.33%) ADSL
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco
8 7 (23.33%) RIP
8 7 (23.33%) VPN
8 7 (23.33%) CCNP
8 7 (23.33%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) CCNA
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (23.33%) MPLS
8 7 (23.33%) OSPF
8 7 (23.33%) BGP
8 7 (23.33%) DSL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) LAN
1 13 (43.33%) WAN
2 10 (33.33%) Internet
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 9 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) ADSL
4 7 (23.33%) RIP
4 7 (23.33%) VPN
4 7 (23.33%) MPLS
4 7 (23.33%) OSPF
4 7 (23.33%) BGP
4 7 (23.33%) DSL
4 7 (23.33%) EIGRP
4 7 (23.33%) xDSL
5 6 (20.00%) Frame Relay
5 6 (20.00%) ATM
5 6 (20.00%) SDH
6 5 (16.67%) VoIP
6 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) DB2
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
4 4 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Voice Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) APPC
2 2 (6.67%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) COM+
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) AS400
2 3 (10.00%) iSeries
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) i5/OS
6 3 (10.00%) OS/400
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Validation
3 3 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
1 3 (10.00%) COBOL
1 3 (10.00%) RPG
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) BC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) CCNP
3 7 (23.33%) CCNA
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.00%) IBM Certification
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.00%) MCITP
5 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) CCIP
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli NetView
2 3 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (10.00%) vMotion
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) HP
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) NetIQ
5 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) Nortel
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Google