The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 24 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.55% 4.09% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 15.25% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£349 £250 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £265
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +16.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -10.29%
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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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.02% 26.82% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 14
Average daily rate £320 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £383 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £24.97 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.98% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Network Management
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) ISDN
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) GCC
1 1 (9.09%) GDB
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) STL
1 1 (9.09%) ActiveX
1 1 (9.09%) WinForms
1 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Management
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat