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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 78 38 80
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +42
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 47 99 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.14% 4.80% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.96% 20.29% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 17
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£338 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £18.48 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.23% +7.14%
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
429 488 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.53% 23.68% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 274 162
Average daily rate £384 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 38 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.46 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £48.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Gosport -1 9 £400 +26.98%
Winchester - 8 £338 - 2
Basingstoke -7 5 £425 +61.90% 2
Southampton -10 5 £275 -31.25% 4
Havant +3 3 - -
Portsmouth 0 3 £325 -26.34% 5
Fareham - 2 £306 - 9
Hook -6 1 £400 +19.40% 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 33 (40.24%) Windows
2 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
3 30 (36.59%) Firewall
4 27 (32.93%) Cisco
4 27 (32.93%) DNS
4 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
5 22 (26.83%) VMware
6 21 (25.61%) Linux
7 19 (23.17%) ITIL
7 19 (23.17%) DHCP
8 18 (21.95%) LAN
8 18 (21.95%) WAN
8 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (21.95%) vSphere
9 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (20.73%) SSL
9 17 (20.73%) HP
9 17 (20.73%) Citrix
9 17 (20.73%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (19.51%) OSPF
10 16 (19.51%) UNIX
10 16 (19.51%) Data Centre
11 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (18.29%) SNMP
11 15 (18.29%) EIGRP
11 15 (18.29%) IPsec
11 15 (18.29%) SAN
12 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
12 14 (17.07%) PowerShell

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (6.10%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
2 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.59%) Firewall
2 27 (32.93%) DNS
3 19 (23.17%) DHCP
4 18 (21.95%) LAN
4 18 (21.95%) WAN
5 17 (20.73%) SSL
6 16 (19.51%) OSPF
7 15 (18.29%) EIGRP
7 15 (18.29%) SAN
7 15 (18.29%) SNMP
7 15 (18.29%) IPsec
8 12 (14.63%) BGP
8 12 (14.63%) HTTP
9 11 (13.41%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (12.20%) Ethernet
11 8 (9.76%) ADSL
11 8 (9.76%) ICMP
11 8 (9.76%) MPLS
11 8 (9.76%) X.25
11 8 (9.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) Big Data
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) Moq
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Military
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Analyst
2 16 (19.51%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Test Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (7.32%) Monitoring Specialist
7 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Implementation Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Firewall Specialist
10 2 (2.44%) VoIP Specialist
10 2 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) HTML
2 12 (14.63%) .NET
3 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.41%) JSP
4 8 (9.76%) 802.1X
5 7 (8.54%) XML
6 4 (4.88%) SOAP
7 3 (3.66%) STL
7 3 (3.66%) JMS
7 3 (3.66%) WSDL
8 2 (2.44%) WCF
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.22%) REST
9 1 (1.22%) WPF
9 1 (1.22%) LINQ
9 1 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.22%) Middleware
9 1 (1.22%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.54%) PKI
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Clustering
5 3 (3.66%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.44%) SecurID
6 2 (2.44%) DataPower
6 2 (2.44%) Statistics
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) IVR
6 2 (2.44%) CESG
6 2 (2.44%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.22%) MPEG
7 1 (1.22%) HACMP
7 1 (1.22%) DTV
7 1 (1.22%) VHDL
7 1 (1.22%) Life Science
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.24%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Linux
3 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (19.51%) UNIX
5 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.10%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.44%) Solaris
12 1 (1.22%) AIX
12 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.22%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) ITIL
2 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
3 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.76%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (9.76%) Project Management
5 7 (8.54%) Low Latency
6 6 (7.32%) Dependency Management
6 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.32%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (6.10%) Network Design
8 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.88%) Change Control
9 3 (3.66%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (3.66%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 3 (3.66%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.66%) Database Security
9 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) PowerShell
2 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.63%) SQL
4 10 (12.20%) Perl
5 9 (10.98%) C++
6 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.54%) C
8 5 (6.10%) VBScript
9 4 (4.88%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.66%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.66%) Python
10 3 (3.66%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) C#
11 2 (2.44%) VB
11 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
12 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.73%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (13.41%) CCNP
4 11 (13.41%) CCNA
4 11 (13.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (12.20%) ISTQB
6 9 (10.98%) Degree
7 8 (9.76%) DV Cleared
8 5 (6.10%) ISEB
8 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.88%) CCDE
10 3 (3.66%) CCSE
10 3 (3.66%) MCSE
11 2 (2.44%) MCSA
11 2 (2.44%) CCIE
11 2 (2.44%) VCP4
11 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.22%) MOS
12 1 (1.22%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (21.95%) vSphere
2 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.32%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.66%) XenApp
5 3 (3.66%) Snort
6 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.22%) GPFS
7 1 (1.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) Firmware
7 1 (1.22%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) SCCM
1 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.44%) SCOM
3 2 (2.44%) vMotion
4 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (32.93%) Cisco
3 22 (26.83%) VMware
4 17 (20.73%) Citrix
4 17 (20.73%) HP
5 12 (14.63%) Oracle
6 8 (9.76%) IBM
7 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.32%) ComArch
8 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.88%) Nokia
9 4 (4.88%) Remedy
9 4 (4.88%) McAfee
9 4 (4.88%) Juniper
10 3 (3.66%) BT
11 2 (2.44%) Foundry
11 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.44%) Brocade
11 2 (2.44%) IronPort
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