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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.42% 1.11% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 5.00% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£349 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £273
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +17.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
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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
42 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.45% 22.22% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 12
Average daily rate £320 £383 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.33% +19.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £413 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £12.45 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

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 2 June 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 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) GCC
1 1 (11.11%) GDB
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCDA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Cobbler
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco