The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.23% 1.34% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.58% 7.66% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £300 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +267.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 235 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.71% 17.43% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 98 53
Median daily rate £425 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £30.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +135.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Milton Keynes +24 20 £400 +14.28% 4
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Wireless
3 9 (32.14%) Internet
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) SSL
5 7 (25.00%) VPN
5 7 (25.00%) C++
5 7 (25.00%) Sourcefire
5 7 (25.00%) Network Security
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (25.00%) F5
5 7 (25.00%) 802.1X
6 6 (21.43%) FireEye
6 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (21.43%) Nexpose
6 6 (21.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (21.43%) GFI Software
6 6 (21.43%) Rapid7
6 6 (21.43%) LogRhythm
6 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
6 6 (21.43%) TippingPoint
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Internet
2 9 (32.14%) Wireless
3 8 (28.57%) SSL
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (25.00%) Network Security
4 7 (25.00%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) LAN
5 6 (21.43%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) HTTP
6 4 (14.29%) RS-232
7 3 (10.71%) DNS
8 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
8 2 (7.14%) RS-422
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (3.57%) DHCP
9 1 (3.57%) SNMP
9 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
9 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Introscope
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
2 3 (10.71%) German Language
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Security Specialist
1 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Information Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) JDBC
2 4 (14.29%) MFC
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) DHTML
3 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) Java SE
3 2 (7.14%) JMS
3 2 (7.14%) JNDI
3 2 (7.14%) JSP
3 2 (7.14%) Servlets
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Struts
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Information Security
1 6 (21.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (21.43%) OO
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
1 6 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) UML
3 3 (10.71%) B2C
3 3 (10.71%) Email Filtering
3 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (10.71%) Network Management
3 3 (10.71%) Web Filtering
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (14.29%) C++/CLI
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Jython
4 2 (7.14%) Korn
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCDP
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCDA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CCSA
4 1 (3.57%) CCSE
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Nexpose
2 2 (7.14%) CA Wily
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) F5
2 7 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
3 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
3 6 (21.43%) FireEye
3 6 (21.43%) GFI Software
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) Intel Security
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 6 (21.43%) LogRhythm
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Rapid7
3 6 (21.43%) Symantec
3 6 (21.43%) TippingPoint
4 4 (14.29%) QNX
4 4 (14.29%) Telelogic
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam