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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 42 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.99% 1.14% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.53% 6.40% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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
121 172 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.11% 17.88% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 71 36
Median daily rate £450 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £9.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 9 (40.91%) Internet
4 9 (40.91%) Unix
5 8 (36.36%) Wireless
5 8 (36.36%) SSL
6 7 (31.82%) Sourcefire
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
6 7 (31.82%) Network Security
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (31.82%) F5
6 7 (31.82%) 802.1X
7 6 (27.27%) FireEye
7 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (27.27%) Nexpose
7 6 (27.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 6 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (27.27%) ArcSight
7 6 (27.27%) GFI Software
7 6 (27.27%) Rapid7
7 6 (27.27%) LogRhythm
7 6 (27.27%) TippingPoint
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Juniper
7 6 (27.27%) Symantec
7 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
7 6 (27.27%) 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Internet
3 8 (36.36%) SSL
3 8 (36.36%) Wireless
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) HTTP
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
7 1 (4.55%) 802.11
7 1 (4.55%) Broadband
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) SNMP
7 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless Security
7 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Introscope
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) German Language
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Information Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) 802.1X
2 4 (18.18%) JDBC
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) DHTML
3 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) Java SE
3 2 (9.09%) JMS
3 2 (9.09%) JNDI
3 2 (9.09%) JSP
3 2 (9.09%) Servlets
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) Struts
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) JSF
4 1 (4.55%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Information Security
1 6 (27.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (13.64%) B2C
2 3 (13.64%) Email Filtering
2 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (13.64%) Network Management
2 3 (13.64%) Web Filtering
3 2 (9.09%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.64%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Jython
3 2 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCDP
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCDA
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CCSA
4 1 (4.55%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Nexpose
2 2 (9.09%) CA Wily
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) F5
2 7 (31.82%) Sourcefire
3 6 (27.27%) ArcSight
3 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 6 (27.27%) FireEye
3 6 (27.27%) GFI Software
3 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
3 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) LogRhythm
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Rapid7
3 6 (27.27%) Symantec
3 6 (27.27%) TippingPoint
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) IronPort
5 1 (4.55%) VMware