The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 19 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 18 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 13.74% 16.67% 11.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 55.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.86% -20.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gosport region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 22.90% 30.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 34 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 32 (88.89%) HTML
3 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 32 (88.89%) .NET
3 32 (88.89%) Oracle
3 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 32 (88.89%) JSP
3 32 (88.89%) UNIX
3 32 (88.89%) HP
3 32 (88.89%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (88.89%) ISTQB
4 31 (86.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
6 23 (63.89%) Citrix
6 23 (63.89%) SAN
7 22 (61.11%) Knowledge Management
7 22 (61.11%) Test Scripting
8 21 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (41.67%) Project Management
10 11 (30.56%) DV Cleared
11 10 (27.78%) Windows
12 7 (19.44%) Windows 2000
12 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
12 7 (19.44%) HTTPS
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (16.67%) Linux

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) HTTPS
3 6 (16.67%) SSL
3 6 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) HTTP
6 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Analyst
2 26 (72.22%) Test Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Integration Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Security Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) HTML
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
1 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 32 (88.89%) JSP
2 2 (5.56%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) UNIX
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Windows 2000
3 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Knowledge Management
1 22 (61.11%) Test Scripting
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Workflow
4 6 (16.67%) Validation
5 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) SIEM
7 2 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (2.78%) ERP
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 32 (88.89%) ISTQB
4 31 (86.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (30.56%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) CISSP
6 4 (11.11%) GIAC
6 4 (11.11%) GCIA
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (8.33%) MCSE
7 3 (8.33%) CCNP
7 3 (8.33%) CCNA
8 2 (5.56%) Degree
9 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (16.67%) Nessus
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
1 32 (88.89%) HP
2 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
3 23 (63.89%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) ArcSight