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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 45 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.22% 1.28% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 6.63% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £16.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
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
118 196 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.67% 19.29% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 93 35
Median daily rate £450 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +7.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.55 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 September 2016.

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 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
4 9 (42.86%) Internet
4 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) SSL
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 8 (38.10%) Network Security
6 7 (33.33%) Sourcefire
6 7 (33.33%) VPN
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) Symantec
6 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (33.33%) F5
6 7 (33.33%) 802.1X
7 6 (28.57%) FireEye
7 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (28.57%) Nexpose
7 6 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (28.57%) GFI Software
7 6 (28.57%) Rapid7
7 6 (28.57%) LogRhythm
7 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
7 6 (28.57%) TippingPoint
7 6 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 6 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (28.57%) Juniper
7 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) Internet
3 8 (38.10%) Network Security
3 8 (38.10%) SSL
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (9.52%) HTTP
7 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.76%) 802.11
8 1 (4.76%) Broadband
8 1 (4.76%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) SNMP
8 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
8 1 (4.76%) VoIP
8 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
8 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Introscope
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Automotive
2 3 (14.29%) German Language
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Security Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Information Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) JDBC
2 2 (9.52%) JNDI
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.76%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
3 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Information Security
1 6 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (14.29%) B2C
2 3 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (14.29%) Network Management
2 3 (14.29%) Web Filtering
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (14.29%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Jython
3 2 (9.52%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCDP
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) CCDA
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCSA
4 1 (4.76%) CCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Nexpose
2 2 (9.52%) CA Wily
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) F5
2 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 7 (33.33%) Symantec
3 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 6 (28.57%) FireEye
3 6 (28.57%) GFI Software
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) LogRhythm
3 6 (28.57%) Rapid7
3 6 (28.57%) TippingPoint
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Veeam
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort