The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 93 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.55% 1.72% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.09% 9.68% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 12
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£325 £290 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £152 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £32.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 - £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
441 310 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.56% 17.81% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 156 128
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 58
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -5 12 £400 +23.07% 9
Basingstoke +23 9 £200 +11.11% 8
Hook +7 6 £335 +15.51% 2
Andover - 2 £285 -
Portsmouth - 2 £313 - 2
Fareham - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 100 (64.94%) Windows
2 91 (59.09%) HP
2 91 (59.09%) Security Cleared
3 71 (46.10%) SC Cleared
3 71 (46.10%) JavaScript
4 68 (44.16%) Oracle
4 68 (44.16%) UNIX
5 62 (40.26%) ASP.NET
5 62 (40.26%) JSP
5 62 (40.26%) .NET
6 61 (39.61%) HTML
6 61 (39.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (37.66%) ISTQB
7 58 (37.66%) Oracle EBS
8 57 (37.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 53 (34.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 48 (31.17%) Windows XP
11 47 (30.52%) Microsoft
12 41 (26.62%) HP Quality Center
13 40 (25.97%) DNS
14 39 (25.32%) Windows 2000
15 38 (24.68%) Software Testing
16 37 (24.03%) HTTPS
17 36 (23.38%) Linux
18 34 (22.08%) DV Cleared
19 32 (20.78%) SAN
20 30 (19.48%) Test Scripting
21 29 (18.83%) Firewall
22 27 (17.53%) Cisco
23 26 (16.88%) SSL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (6.49%) IIS
2 6 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.25%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.95%) Apache
4 3 (1.95%) Documentum
5 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.65%) nginx
6 1 (0.65%) Lync
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.65%) Site Server
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (37.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.97%) DNS
2 37 (24.03%) HTTPS
3 32 (20.78%) SAN
4 29 (18.83%) Firewall
5 26 (16.88%) SSL
6 22 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 18 (11.69%) HTTP
8 16 (10.39%) LAN
9 15 (9.74%) WAN
9 15 (9.74%) OSPF
10 14 (9.09%) DHCP
11 13 (8.44%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (5.84%) Modbus
12 9 (5.84%) Network Security
12 9 (5.84%) VLAN
13 8 (5.19%) LDAP
13 8 (5.19%) EIGRP
13 8 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (3.90%) SNMP
14 6 (3.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.44%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.25%) SQLPlus
4 3 (1.95%) MySQL
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Navigator
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (11.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 18 (11.69%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.95%) MSI
3 2 (1.30%) Toad
3 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.95%) Electronics
3 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Finance
4 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.65%) Law
4 1 (0.65%) Military
4 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (26.62%) Analyst
2 37 (24.03%) Test Analyst
3 22 (14.29%) Tester
4 15 (9.74%) Network Engineer
5 10 (6.49%) Software Engineer
5 10 (6.49%) Developer
6 9 (5.84%) Performance Tester
7 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) Test Specialist
8 7 (4.55%) Junior Test Analyst
8 7 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
8 7 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Administrator
8 7 (4.55%) Junior
8 7 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (3.90%) Performance Test Analyst
10 5 (3.25%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (40.26%) ASP.NET
1 62 (40.26%) JSP
1 62 (40.26%) .NET
2 61 (39.61%) HTML
3 9 (5.84%) WebSockets
3 9 (5.84%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (2.60%) Web Services
6 3 (1.95%) JPA
6 3 (1.95%) XML
7 1 (0.65%) RESTful
7 1 (0.65%) OLE
7 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Clustering
2 8 (5.19%) Device Driver
3 7 (4.55%) Firmware
4 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.25%) HACMP
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.95%) PKI
6 3 (1.95%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) Kindle
8 1 (0.65%) Open Source
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.65%) Derivative
8 1 (0.65%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) STB
Operating Systems
1 100 (64.94%) Windows
2 68 (44.16%) UNIX
3 61 (39.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (37.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (31.17%) Windows XP
6 39 (25.32%) Windows 2000
7 36 (23.38%) Linux
8 20 (12.99%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.25%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (3.25%) AIX
11 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.95%) Solaris
12 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.65%) SUSE
12 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.68%) Software Testing
2 30 (19.48%) Test Scripting
3 25 (16.23%) Validation
3 25 (16.23%) Knowledge Management
4 19 (12.34%) Test Strategy
4 19 (12.34%) Workflow
5 18 (11.69%) Performance Testing
6 16 (10.39%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.74%) Test Automation
8 12 (7.79%) ITIL
9 11 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.19%) Service Management
12 8 (5.19%) Document Management
12 8 (5.19%) Load Testing
13 7 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (4.55%) Time Management
13 7 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
13 7 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (46.10%) JavaScript
2 15 (9.74%) Python
2 15 (9.74%) SQL
3 12 (7.79%) C
3 12 (7.79%) C#
4 7 (4.55%) VBScript
4 7 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.90%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.25%) Java
7 4 (2.60%) C++
7 4 (2.60%) VB
8 3 (1.95%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 91 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 71 (46.10%) SC Cleared
3 58 (37.66%) ISTQB
4 53 (34.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 34 (22.08%) DV Cleared
6 18 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (9.74%) CCNP
8 14 (9.09%) CCNA
9 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.25%) ISEB
10 5 (3.25%) MCSE
11 4 (2.60%) Degree
12 3 (1.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (1.95%) MCITP
13 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.65%) CEH
13 1 (0.65%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) GPG13
3 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.39%) Nmap
3 14 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (8.44%) vSphere
5 8 (5.19%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.25%) OCFS2
7 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.30%) Snort
7 2 (1.30%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.65%) Squid
Systems Management
1 41 (26.62%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (11.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (10.39%) Nessus
4 13 (8.44%) SCCM
5 9 (5.84%) SCOM
6 8 (5.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (4.55%) HP SIM
7 7 (4.55%) SAP Afaria
7 7 (4.55%) MOM
8 3 (1.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.30%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.65%) WSUS
10 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 91 (59.09%) HP
2 68 (44.16%) Oracle
3 47 (30.52%) Microsoft
4 27 (17.53%) Cisco
5 20 (12.99%) Citrix
6 17 (11.04%) VMware
7 11 (7.14%) IBM
7 11 (7.14%) Juniper
8 10 (6.49%) EMC
9 8 (5.19%) Dell
10 7 (4.55%) Qualys
10 7 (4.55%) Brocade
10 7 (4.55%) Sophos
10 7 (4.55%) NetApp
10 7 (4.55%) Altiris
11 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.25%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.25%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.25%) Sun
12 5 (3.25%) JBoss
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £379.12 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Rate: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago