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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 43 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 98 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.70% 1.95% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.83% 10.86% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £152 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.81% -8.33%
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 £47.00 - £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +8.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
449 313 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.52% 17.96% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 150 123
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -11.66%
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 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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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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
Basingstoke - 10 £200 - 9
Southampton -6 9 £400 +23.07% 8
Hook +12 6 £335 +15.51% 1
Winchester 0 2 £400 +128.57%
Andover - 2 £285 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £313 - 1
Fareham - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 98 (64.90%) Windows
2 89 (58.94%) HP
2 89 (58.94%) Security Cleared
3 70 (46.36%) SC Cleared
4 69 (45.70%) UNIX
5 68 (45.03%) JavaScript
5 68 (45.03%) Oracle
6 62 (41.06%) .NET
6 62 (41.06%) ASP.NET
6 62 (41.06%) JSP
7 61 (40.40%) HTML
7 61 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (38.41%) ISTQB
8 58 (38.41%) Oracle EBS
9 57 (37.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 53 (35.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 48 (31.79%) Windows XP
12 47 (31.13%) Microsoft
13 42 (27.81%) HP Quality Center
14 41 (27.15%) DNS
15 39 (25.83%) Windows 2000
16 38 (25.17%) HTTPS
16 38 (25.17%) Software Testing
17 35 (23.18%) Linux
18 33 (21.85%) DV Cleared
19 32 (21.19%) SAN
20 31 (20.53%) Firewall
21 30 (19.87%) Test Scripting
22 28 (18.54%) Cisco
23 25 (16.56%) SSL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (6.62%) IIS
2 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.97%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.31%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.99%) Documentum
5 3 (1.99%) Apache
5 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.66%) Site Server
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.66%) Lync
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.66%) nginx
7 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (5.96%) MS Office
1 9 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (38.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (27.15%) DNS
2 38 (25.17%) HTTPS
3 32 (21.19%) SAN
4 31 (20.53%) Firewall
5 25 (16.56%) SSL
6 22 (14.57%) Wireshark
7 19 (12.58%) HTTP
8 16 (10.60%) LAN
9 15 (9.93%) DHCP
9 15 (9.93%) WAN
9 15 (9.93%) OSPF
10 14 (9.27%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (5.96%) LDAP
11 9 (5.96%) Network Security
11 9 (5.96%) VLAN
12 8 (5.30%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (5.30%) EIGRP
13 6 (3.97%) Modbus
13 6 (3.97%) VPN
13 6 (3.97%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.61%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.31%) SQLPlus
4 3 (1.99%) MySQL
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (11.92%) QuickTest Pro
1 18 (11.92%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.99%) MSI
3 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.32%) Toad
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.99%) Electronics
3 2 (1.32%) Retail
3 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Back Office
4 1 (0.66%) Finance
4 1 (0.66%) Law
4 1 (0.66%) Military
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (27.15%) Analyst
2 37 (24.50%) Test Analyst
3 22 (14.57%) Tester
4 15 (9.93%) Network Engineer
5 9 (5.96%) Developer
5 9 (5.96%) Support Engineer
5 9 (5.96%) Performance Tester
6 8 (5.30%) Test Specialist
6 8 (5.30%) Administrator
7 7 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.64%) Junior
7 7 (4.64%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Test Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Junior Analyst
7 7 (4.64%) Junior Test Analyst
8 6 (3.97%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (3.97%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (3.31%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.31%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.06%) .NET
1 62 (41.06%) ASP.NET
1 62 (41.06%) JSP
2 61 (40.40%) HTML
3 6 (3.97%) AngularJS
3 6 (3.97%) WebSockets
3 6 (3.97%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (3.31%) Web Services
5 4 (2.65%) XML
6 3 (1.99%) JPA
7 2 (1.32%) SOAP
8 1 (0.66%) OLE
8 1 (0.66%) Middleware
8 1 (0.66%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.66%) XSD
8 1 (0.66%) XSLT
8 1 (0.66%) J2EE
8 1 (0.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.62%) Clustering
2 6 (3.97%) HACMP
2 6 (3.97%) Device Driver
3 5 (3.31%) Firmware
4 3 (1.99%) CLARiiON
4 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.99%) PKI
4 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) STB
6 1 (0.66%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.66%) Kindle
6 1 (0.66%) Open Source
6 1 (0.66%) iPad
6 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.66%) DataPower
6 1 (0.66%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 98 (64.90%) Windows
2 69 (45.70%) UNIX
3 61 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (37.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (31.79%) Windows XP
6 39 (25.83%) Windows 2000
7 35 (23.18%) Linux
8 17 (11.26%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.97%) AIX
10 5 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (2.65%) Solaris
12 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.66%) SUSE
13 1 (0.66%) Debian
13 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.17%) Software Testing
2 30 (19.87%) Test Scripting
3 25 (16.56%) Knowledge Management
4 22 (14.57%) Validation
5 19 (12.58%) Workflow
5 19 (12.58%) Test Strategy
6 18 (11.92%) Performance Testing
7 16 (10.60%) Service Delivery
8 15 (9.93%) Test Automation
9 13 (8.61%) ITIL
10 10 (6.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.30%) Load Testing
12 8 (5.30%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.30%) Document Management
12 8 (5.30%) Service Management
13 7 (4.64%) Time Management
13 7 (4.64%) Incident Management
13 7 (4.64%) Network Load Balancing
13 7 (4.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (45.03%) JavaScript
2 16 (10.60%) SQL
3 12 (7.95%) Python
4 11 (7.28%) C
5 9 (5.96%) C#
6 7 (4.64%) VBScript
6 7 (4.64%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.31%) Java
7 5 (3.31%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.65%) C++
8 4 (2.65%) VB
9 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.32%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.66%) Jython
10 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.66%) Perl
10 1 (0.66%) PHP
10 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 89 (58.94%) Security Cleared
2 70 (46.36%) SC Cleared
3 58 (38.41%) ISTQB
4 53 (35.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 33 (21.85%) DV Cleared
6 18 (11.92%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (9.93%) CCNP
8 14 (9.27%) CCNA
9 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.97%) ISEB
11 5 (3.31%) MCSE
12 3 (1.99%) Degree
12 3 (1.99%) MCITP
12 3 (1.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.66%) GIAC
13 1 (0.66%) CEH
13 1 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.93%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.66%) GPG13
System Software
1 22 (14.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.60%) Nmap
3 14 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (8.61%) vSphere
5 9 (5.96%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.30%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.31%) OCFS2
8 2 (1.32%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.32%) Snort
8 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.66%) Squid
Systems Management
1 42 (27.81%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (11.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (10.60%) Nessus
4 11 (7.28%) SCCM
5 9 (5.96%) SCOM
6 7 (4.64%) MOM
6 7 (4.64%) HP SIM
6 7 (4.64%) SAP Afaria
7 6 (3.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.99%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.99%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (58.94%) HP
2 68 (45.03%) Oracle
3 47 (31.13%) Microsoft
4 28 (18.54%) Cisco
5 20 (13.25%) Citrix
6 18 (11.92%) VMware
7 12 (7.95%) IBM
8 11 (7.28%) Juniper
9 10 (6.62%) EMC
10 9 (5.96%) Dell
11 7 (4.64%) Altiris
11 7 (4.64%) Sophos
11 7 (4.64%) NetApp
11 7 (4.64%) Qualys
11 7 (4.64%) Brocade
12 6 (3.97%) Red Hat
12 6 (3.97%) CheckPoint
13 5 (3.31%) Sun
13 5 (3.31%) JBoss
13 5 (3.31%) 3PAR
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Hook
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