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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 64 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 2.05% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 13.33% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 12
Median daily rate £438 £355 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £127 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.45% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%

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
192 150 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.26% 15.37% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 53 75
Median daily rate £363 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £27.75 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -4 5 £438 +23.23% 2
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 5 (41.67%) Intel Security
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) F5
4 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP
6 1 (8.33%) IPsec
6 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (8.33%) WAAS
6 1 (8.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Information Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Unix Developer
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
1 2 (16.67%) Handset
1 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
1 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (25.00%) OOD
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) DNA
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) CCAA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) AppDNA
3 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) F5
1 5 (41.67%) Intel Security
1 5 (41.67%) Juniper
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Symantec
2 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) FireEye
3 3 (25.00%) GFI Software
3 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (25.00%) Rapid7
3 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (25.00%) TippingPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Wyse
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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