The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 55 82 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 56 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.24% 2.02% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.61% 7.86% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 26
Median daily rate £325 £323 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £126 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Median hourly rate £15.93 £15.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -60.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -21.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
444 471 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.71% 25.70% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 295 199
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 41
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £55.00 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 24 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke +11 9 £315 -21.25% 3
Fareham - 9 £425 - 2
Hook +11 8 £333 +5.55%
Farnborough - 6 - - 1
Portsmouth +1 4 £375 +1.35% 2
Havant -2 4 £250 -31.03%
Southampton +5 1 - - 2
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 53 (62.35%) Windows
2 33 (38.82%) DNS
3 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
4 28 (32.94%) Windows 7
5 26 (30.59%) Linux
6 25 (29.41%) SSL
7 23 (27.06%) Firewall
8 21 (24.71%) DHCP
9 20 (23.53%) Cisco
9 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 20 (23.53%) VMware
9 20 (23.53%) Data Centre
10 19 (22.35%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (22.35%) Firmware
10 19 (22.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 19 (22.35%) SNMP
11 18 (21.18%) WAN
11 18 (21.18%) ITIL
12 17 (20.00%) LAN
12 17 (20.00%) SCCM
12 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 16 (18.82%) Change Management
14 15 (17.65%) Unix
15 14 (16.47%) HP
16 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (15.29%) Software Delivery
17 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (14.12%) Problem Management
17 12 (14.12%) Device Driver
18 11 (12.94%) SAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.41%) Apache
2 8 (9.41%) JBoss
3 7 (8.24%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (38.82%) DNS
2 25 (29.41%) SSL
3 23 (27.06%) Firewall
4 21 (24.71%) DHCP
5 19 (22.35%) SNMP
6 18 (21.18%) WAN
7 17 (20.00%) LAN
8 11 (12.94%) SAN
9 10 (11.76%) MPLS
10 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (10.59%) Internet
10 9 (10.59%) IPsec
10 9 (10.59%) VPN
11 8 (9.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (9.41%) Network Security
12 7 (8.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (7.06%) ADSL
13 6 (7.06%) HSRP
13 6 (7.06%) IP Telephony
13 6 (7.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.71%) MSI
3 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.35%) Mockito
5 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.18%) CMake
5 1 (1.18%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.18%) JIRA
5 1 (1.18%) Valgrind
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Games
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (16.47%) Support Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Developer
3 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (8.24%) Build Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) C++ Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) COM+
2 5 (5.88%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.35%) Ajax
3 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.35%) HTML
3 2 (2.35%) J2EE
3 2 (2.35%) Java SE
3 2 (2.35%) JMS
3 2 (2.35%) JPA
3 2 (2.35%) JSF
3 2 (2.35%) JSP
3 2 (2.35%) Middleware
3 2 (2.35%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (2.35%) REST
3 2 (2.35%) RESTful
3 2 (2.35%) Spring
3 2 (2.35%) Spring Boot
3 2 (2.35%) Spring Integration
3 2 (2.35%) Web Services
3 2 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 19 (22.35%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (14.12%) Device Driver
4 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.24%) Driving Licence
6 6 (7.06%) Clustering
7 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.18%) DataPower
8 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.18%) NHS
8 1 (1.18%) PKI
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.18%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 53 (62.35%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Windows 7
3 26 (30.59%) Linux
4 15 (17.65%) Unix
5 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (7.06%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.88%) CentOS
9 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) Change Management
3 13 (15.29%) Software Delivery
4 12 (14.12%) Problem Management
5 9 (10.59%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.41%) Capacity Management
6 8 (9.41%) Computer Security
6 8 (9.41%) Cryptography
6 8 (9.41%) Information Security
6 8 (9.41%) Project Management
6 8 (9.41%) Security Patching
7 7 (8.24%) Integration Testing
7 7 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (7.06%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (7.06%) Server Hardening
8 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) C++
1 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.59%) Perl
3 7 (8.24%) Python
4 6 (7.06%) VBScript
5 5 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (2.35%) Java
6 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.41%) CCNA
4 8 (9.41%) Degree
5 6 (7.06%) CCNP
5 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.71%) RHCSA
7 3 (3.53%) CISSP
7 3 (3.53%) GCIH
7 3 (3.53%) GIAC
8 2 (2.35%) MCP
8 2 (2.35%) MCSE
9 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.18%) CCIE
9 1 (1.18%) CCSE
9 1 (1.18%) MCITP
9 1 (1.18%) MCTS
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.88%) SLA
3 3 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
2 19 (22.35%) Firmware
3 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (10.59%) vSphere
5 6 (7.06%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.88%) vCloud
6 5 (5.88%) XenApp
7 4 (4.71%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (20.00%) SCCM
3 8 (9.41%) Puppet
4 6 (7.06%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (5.88%) EdgeSight
5 5 (5.88%) SafeCom
5 5 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (4.71%) WMI
7 2 (2.35%) SELinux
8 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.18%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Cisco
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 20 (23.53%) VMware
2 14 (16.47%) HP
3 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.06%) Citrix
5 5 (5.88%) Cyberoam
5 5 (5.88%) F5
6 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.71%) Juniper
6 4 (4.71%) Sophos
7 3 (3.53%) IBM
8 2 (2.35%) BT
8 2 (2.35%) IronPort
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle
9 1 (1.18%) Altiris
9 1 (1.18%) Foundry
9 1 (1.18%) Google
9 1 (1.18%) Spiceworks
9 1 (1.18%) Veeam