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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 68 79 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 51 43 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.60% 2.01% 4.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.51% 10.46% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 41
Median daily rate £320 £400 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 15
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +28.57%
TCP/IP
South East

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
443 411 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.61% 19.18% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 249 228
Median daily rate £375 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 35
Median hourly rate £39.50 £22.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.01% -39.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 10 £232 -43.75% 3
Hook +7 10 £315 -10.00%
Southampton +5 4 £425 +54.54% 6
Fareham -4 4 £319 +10.86% 4
Portsmouth -14 3 £381 +17.30% 6
Winchester 0 2 £375 -11.76% 1
Farnborough +1 1 £338 -16.66% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £283 -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 48 (52.75%) ITIL
2 41 (45.05%) Security Cleared
3 40 (43.96%) Cisco
4 37 (40.66%) SC Cleared
5 35 (38.46%) DNS
6 33 (36.26%) Firewall
7 28 (30.77%) SNMP
7 28 (30.77%) Linux
8 27 (29.67%) DHCP
9 26 (28.57%) Windows
10 25 (27.47%) SSL
11 23 (25.27%) Change Management
12 19 (20.88%) MPLS
12 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
13 18 (19.78%) EMC
13 18 (19.78%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (19.78%) Data Centre
14 17 (18.68%) WAN
14 17 (18.68%) VMware
15 16 (17.58%) CCNA
15 16 (17.58%) LAN
16 14 (15.38%) Python
16 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 14 (15.38%) 3Com
17 13 (14.29%) BGP
17 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 12 (13.19%) IPsec
18 12 (13.19%) CCNP

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 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.59%) Apache
2 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.49%) JBoss
3 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.30%) IIS
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Office
2 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) IaaS
2 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.46%) DNS
2 33 (36.26%) Firewall
3 28 (30.77%) SNMP
4 27 (29.67%) DHCP
5 25 (27.47%) SSL
6 19 (20.88%) MPLS
7 17 (18.68%) WAN
8 16 (17.58%) LAN
9 13 (14.29%) BGP
10 12 (13.19%) IPsec
11 11 (12.09%) Network Security
11 11 (12.09%) VPN
12 10 (10.99%) HTTP
12 10 (10.99%) Internet
12 10 (10.99%) SAN
13 9 (9.89%) EIGRP
14 8 (8.79%) FTP
14 8 (8.79%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (8.79%) SMTP
15 7 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) MySQL
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Network Engineer
2 12 (13.19%) Administrator
3 9 (9.89%) Build Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) IT Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.40%) IT Support
7 4 (4.40%) Network Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Network Support
8 3 (3.30%) Incident Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.40%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) LAMP
3 1 (1.10%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.89%) Device Driver
4 8 (8.79%) Driving Licence
5 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.59%) Cryptography
6 6 (6.59%) PKI
7 5 (5.49%) Clustering
7 5 (5.49%) Replication
8 3 (3.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (2.20%) DataPower
10 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
10 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.10%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Linux
2 26 (28.57%) Windows
3 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.69%) CentOS
6 5 (5.49%) Unix
6 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.10%) Solaris
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.75%) ITIL
2 23 (25.27%) Change Management
3 10 (10.99%) ITSM
4 9 (9.89%) Information Security
4 9 (9.89%) Software Delivery
5 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.69%) Security Patching
7 6 (6.59%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.59%) Computer Security
7 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.59%) Project Management
7 6 (6.59%) Service Management
7 6 (6.59%) SIEM
8 5 (5.49%) Release Management
9 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.40%) Network Management
9 4 (4.40%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.30%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) Python
2 10 (10.99%) SQL
3 6 (6.59%) Perl
4 5 (5.49%) PHP
4 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.10%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) C++
5 1 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (45.05%) Security Cleared
2 37 (40.66%) SC Cleared
3 18 (19.78%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (17.58%) CCNA
5 12 (13.19%) CCNP
6 4 (4.40%) Degree
6 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.40%) RHCSA
7 3 (3.30%) CCSE
7 3 (3.30%) CISSP
7 3 (3.30%) GCIH
7 3 (3.30%) GIAC
8 2 (2.20%) CCIE
8 2 (2.20%) MCSE
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.10%) CCSA
9 1 (1.10%) ISEB
9 1 (1.10%) RHCE
9 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 7 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.99%) vSphere
4 9 (9.89%) Firmware
5 4 (4.40%) vCloud
5 4 (4.40%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) SCCM
2 9 (9.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.40%) Puppet
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.20%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.20%) SCOM
6 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 40 (43.96%) Cisco
2 18 (19.78%) EMC
3 17 (18.68%) VMware
4 14 (15.38%) 3Com
4 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.19%) Juniper
6 10 (10.99%) CheckPoint
6 10 (10.99%) Oracle
7 8 (8.79%) Citrix
8 7 (7.69%) F5
8 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.59%) Remedy
9 6 (6.59%) Symantec
10 5 (5.49%) HP
11 4 (4.40%) Sophos
12 3 (3.30%) Cyberoam
12 3 (3.30%) Intel Security
12 3 (3.30%) IronPort
13 2 (2.20%) Foundry
13 2 (2.20%) Nokia