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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 80 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 42 38 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.09% 1.77% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.48% 10.58% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 31
Median daily rate £320 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £306 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £26.38 £45.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.38% +41.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.88 £45.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.88 £45.00 £46.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +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
495 359 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.59% 16.76% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 213 210
Median daily rate £375 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.75 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 May 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
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -5 8 £232 -42.00% 2
Winchester -3 5 £445 +4.70%
Southampton +9 4 £425 +3.03% 2
Havant +12 3 £300 - 1
Hook -2 3 £320 -7.90%
Farnborough +4 2 £338 -16.66% 1
Eastleigh -6 1 £283 -
Fareham - 1 £313 - 3
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (50.00%) ITIL
2 36 (45.00%) DNS
3 35 (43.75%) Firewall
4 32 (40.00%) Cisco
5 29 (36.25%) DHCP
6 27 (33.75%) Windows
6 27 (33.75%) Security Cleared
7 26 (32.50%) Linux
8 24 (30.00%) SSL
8 24 (30.00%) SC Cleared
9 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
10 20 (25.00%) SNMP
11 17 (21.25%) WAN
11 17 (21.25%) Change Management
11 17 (21.25%) MPLS
12 16 (20.00%) LAN
12 16 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (20.00%) MS Office
13 15 (18.75%) CCNA
14 14 (17.50%) CheckPoint
14 14 (17.50%) Python
14 14 (17.50%) HTTP
15 13 (16.25%) Data Centre
16 12 (15.00%) SMTP
16 12 (15.00%) FTP
17 11 (13.75%) CCNP
17 11 (13.75%) Windows XP
17 11 (13.75%) ITSM
18 10 (12.50%) VMware
18 10 (12.50%) Juniper

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 6 (7.50%) Apache
1 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.25%) JBoss
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.00%) DNS
2 35 (43.75%) Firewall
3 29 (36.25%) DHCP
4 24 (30.00%) SSL
5 20 (25.00%) SNMP
6 17 (21.25%) MPLS
6 17 (21.25%) WAN
7 16 (20.00%) LAN
8 14 (17.50%) HTTP
9 12 (15.00%) FTP
9 12 (15.00%) SMTP
10 10 (12.50%) BGP
10 10 (12.50%) Network Security
10 10 (12.50%) VoIP
11 9 (11.25%) EIGRP
11 9 (11.25%) Internet
12 8 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (10.00%) Multicast
12 8 (10.00%) SSH
13 7 (8.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Administrator
3 9 (11.25%) Analyst
3 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) IT Administrator
3 9 (11.25%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) IT Support
6 4 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.75%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.75%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.75%) XML
3 2 (2.50%) .NET
3 2 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) CSS
4 1 (1.25%) Dropwizard
4 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.25%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.25%) LAMP
4 1 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.25%) REST
4 1 (1.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.50%) Cryptography
6 5 (6.25%) Device Driver
7 4 (5.00%) PKI
8 3 (3.75%) Clustering
8 3 (3.75%) DataPower
9 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (1.25%) Replication
10 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Windows
2 26 (32.50%) Linux
3 11 (13.75%) Windows XP
4 10 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.25%) Windows 8
6 7 (8.75%) Unix
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Server
7 5 (6.25%) CentOS
8 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (21.25%) Change Management
3 11 (13.75%) ITSM
4 9 (11.25%) Information Security
5 7 (8.75%) Project Management
5 7 (8.75%) Security Patching
5 7 (8.75%) SIEM
6 6 (7.50%) Capacity Management
6 6 (7.50%) Computer Security
6 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.25%) Release Management
7 5 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.00%) Network Management
8 4 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.75%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) Python
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) Perl
4 4 (5.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) C++
6 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Security Cleared
2 24 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (18.75%) CCNA
5 11 (13.75%) CCNP
6 4 (5.00%) CCSE
6 4 (5.00%) RHCSA
7 3 (3.75%) CISSP
7 3 (3.75%) GCIH
7 3 (3.75%) GIAC
7 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.50%) Degree
8 2 (2.50%) MCSE
9 1 (1.25%) CCIE
9 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.25%) MCTS
9 1 (1.25%) RHCE
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Firmware
4 4 (5.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.50%) vCloud
6 1 (1.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Cisco
2 14 (17.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (12.50%) Juniper
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) VMware
4 9 (11.25%) 3Com
4 9 (11.25%) EMC
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.75%) Remedy
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix
6 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.00%) F5
7 4 (5.00%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) IronPort
8 3 (3.75%) Cyberoam
8 3 (3.75%) Foundry
8 3 (3.75%) IBM
8 3 (3.75%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.50%) Nokia
9 2 (2.50%) Symantec