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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 62 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 1.99% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.51% 9.88% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Median daily rate £450 £355 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £16.68 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 243 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.83% 20.10% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 80 74
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
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 9 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
Milton Keynes +4 6 £450 +26.76% 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Unix
3 11 (45.83%) Internet
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 9 (37.50%) SSL
5 9 (37.50%) Wireless
5 9 (37.50%) Network Security
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (33.33%) F5
6 8 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Python
7 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 7 (29.17%) Juniper
7 7 (29.17%) Symantec
7 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
7 7 (29.17%) Sourcefire
7 7 (29.17%) 802.1X
8 6 (25.00%) FireEye
8 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (25.00%) Nexpose
8 6 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 6 (25.00%) GFI Software
8 6 (25.00%) Rapid7
8 6 (25.00%) LogRhythm
8 6 (25.00%) ArcSight
8 6 (25.00%) TippingPoint

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 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
1 11 (45.83%) Internet
2 9 (37.50%) Network Security
2 9 (37.50%) SSL
2 9 (37.50%) Wireless
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (29.17%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (12.50%) HTTP
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.17%) 802.11
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.17%) SNMP
8 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
8 1 (4.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Introscope
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Automotive
2 3 (12.50%) German Language
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Military
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Linux Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Unix Developer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) 802.1X
2 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 2 (8.33%) JDBC
2 2 (8.33%) JNDI
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
3 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Information Security
1 6 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) OOD
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) B2C
4 3 (12.50%) Email Filtering
4 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (12.50%) Web Filtering
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Garbage Collection
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Jython
6 2 (8.33%) Korn
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCDP
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) CCDA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) CCAA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (8.33%) CA Wily
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) AppDNA
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) F5
2 8 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
3 7 (29.17%) Sourcefire
3 7 (29.17%) Symantec
4 6 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 6 (25.00%) FireEye
4 6 (25.00%) GFI Software
4 6 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (25.00%) Rapid7
4 6 (25.00%) TippingPoint
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) EMC
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) VMware