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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 57 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.68% 1.36% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.30% 16.13% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -26.82%
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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
115 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.86% 8.46% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 17
Average daily rate £425 £248 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.71% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 January 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 January 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 (72.73%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) CCNA
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Internet
7 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) F5
8 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (27.27%) MPLS
8 6 (27.27%) OSPF
8 6 (27.27%) VoIP
8 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
8 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) Juniper
9 5 (22.73%) BGP
9 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (18.18%) HSRP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (27.27%) MPLS
5 6 (27.27%) OSPF
5 6 (27.27%) VoIP
5 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
6 5 (22.73%) BGP
6 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (18.18%) HSRP
7 4 (18.18%) Multicast
7 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) VRRP
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 3 (13.64%) e-Health
3 3 (13.64%) IVR
4 2 (9.09%) Replication
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
1 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
2 3 (13.64%) Workflow
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Line Management
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) CCDP
5 3 (13.64%) CCIP
5 3 (13.64%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) MCP
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCA
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCEA
7 1 (4.55%) MCSE
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
7 1 (4.55%) VCAP
7 1 (4.55%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Cacti
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Remedy
6 3 (13.64%) Avaya
6 3 (13.64%) CA
7 2 (9.09%) VMware
7 2 (9.09%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) SAP
8 1 (4.55%) McAfee
8 1 (4.55%) Crossbeam
8 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
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