The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 14 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.30% - 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £18.48 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.23% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.08% 18.75% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 20
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £85.00
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 Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Maidenhead region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Maidenhead region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) Websense
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) HP