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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 24 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.91% 1.30% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 9.38% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.59 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+20.33% -23.37%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 128 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.97% 13.90% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 25
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.19 £13.50 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.51% -9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 (36.36%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 11 (25.00%) LAN
3 11 (25.00%) WAN
3 11 (25.00%) Linux
4 10 (22.73%) HTTP
5 9 (20.45%) JDBC
5 9 (20.45%) J2EE
5 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
5 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
5 9 (20.45%) F5
5 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (18.18%) Finance
6 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 8 (18.18%) OSPF
6 8 (18.18%) VPN
6 8 (18.18%) OO
7 7 (15.91%) DNS
7 7 (15.91%) IBM
7 7 (15.91%) HTTPS
7 7 (15.91%) CCNP
7 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 7 (15.91%) Java
7 7 (15.91%) SQL
7 7 (15.91%) BGP
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) WAN
2 11 (25.00%) LAN
3 10 (22.73%) HTTP
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (18.18%) VPN
5 8 (18.18%) OSPF
6 7 (15.91%) BGP
6 7 (15.91%) DNS
6 7 (15.91%) HTTPS
7 6 (13.64%) SSL
7 6 (13.64%) VRRP
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (13.64%) HSRP
8 5 (11.36%) NX-OS
8 5 (11.36%) Network Security
8 5 (11.36%) VLAN
8 5 (11.36%) Wireless
9 4 (9.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Ant
1 4 (9.09%) JUnit
1 4 (9.09%) Introscope
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) J2EE
1 9 (20.45%) JDBC
2 6 (13.64%) JSP
2 6 (13.64%) Servlets
2 6 (13.64%) SOAP
2 6 (13.64%) Struts
2 6 (13.64%) DHTML
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) JMS
2 6 (13.64%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.64%) Spring
2 6 (13.64%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) JPA
3 4 (9.09%) Ajax
3 4 (9.09%) JSON
3 4 (9.09%) Dojo
3 4 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (6.82%) JNDI
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) PKI
3 3 (6.82%) SCADA
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.27%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) AIX
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) OO
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (13.64%) Open Source
4 5 (11.36%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) UML
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Garbage Collection
6 3 (6.82%) SABSA
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 3 (6.82%) Cyber Security
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) Java
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) Python
2 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) C++
3 4 (9.09%) Jython
4 3 (6.82%) Korn
4 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.82%) C
5 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) CCNP
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) CCDP
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) MCP
4 3 (6.82%) MCSE
4 3 (6.82%) MCSA
4 3 (6.82%) CISM
4 3 (6.82%) CISSP
5 2 (4.55%) CCSE
5 2 (4.55%) CISMP
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
5 2 (4.55%) CCIP
6 1 (2.27%) CCDA
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) HL7
2 1 (2.27%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) Snort
2 3 (6.82%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco
2 9 (20.45%) F5
3 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.91%) Sourcefire
4 7 (15.91%) IBM
5 6 (13.64%) Juniper
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.36%) HP
6 5 (11.36%) VMware
6 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
7 4 (9.09%) McAfee
8 2 (4.55%) TOWER Software
8 2 (4.55%) Brocade
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.55%) IronPort
8 2 (4.55%) Infoblox