The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 57 53 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.80% 1.30% 4.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 14.08% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£308 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -21.42%
TCP/IP
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.49% 9.23% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 13 22
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £8.08 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) WAN
4 11 (42.31%) LAN
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) CCNA
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
7 7 (26.92%) Internet
7 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) F5
8 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (23.08%) MPLS
8 6 (23.08%) OSPF
8 6 (23.08%) CCNP
8 6 (23.08%) VoIP
8 6 (23.08%) Ethernet
8 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
9 5 (19.23%) VPN
9 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 5 (19.23%) Juniper
9 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
9 5 (19.23%) BGP
9 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 13 (50.00%) WAN
3 11 (42.31%) LAN
4 7 (26.92%) Internet
5 6 (23.08%) MPLS
5 6 (23.08%) OSPF
5 6 (23.08%) VoIP
5 6 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 5 (19.23%) BGP
6 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
6 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (15.38%) HSRP
7 4 (15.38%) Multicast
7 4 (15.38%) SSL
7 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 4 (15.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Introscope
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) JNDI
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) e-Health
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) SCADA
2 3 (11.54%) IVR
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Workflow
1 3 (11.54%) Validation
1 3 (11.54%) Migration
1 3 (11.54%) Information Security
1 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
1 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
1 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
1 3 (11.54%) SABSA
1 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Line Management
2 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Jython
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNA
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) CCIP
5 3 (11.54%) CCDP
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 3 (11.54%) CISSP
5 3 (11.54%) CISM
6 2 (7.69%) CISMP
7 1 (3.85%) MCTS
7 1 (3.85%) MCITP
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.85%) CCA
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.85%) CCEA
7 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Snort
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) F5
4 5 (19.23%) Juniper
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) CA
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Avaya
5 3 (11.54%) Remedy
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.85%) Crossbeam
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds