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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 67 42 65
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 3.83% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 21.09% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 1
Median daily rate £358 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% -17.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £14.84
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +19.60%
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
137 147 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.52% 18.15% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 44
Median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £282 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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
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 May 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 (75.00%) JDBC
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 11 (68.75%) JMS
2 11 (68.75%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (68.75%) OO
2 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
2 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) JSP
2 11 (68.75%) Servlets
2 11 (68.75%) DHTML
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) Struts
2 11 (68.75%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) Use Case
2 11 (68.75%) Software Architecture
2 11 (68.75%) Open Source
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) Java SE
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.25%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science

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 1 (6.25%) CICS
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) SNA
4 1 (6.25%) TACACS
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Introscope
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Senior Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Senior Java Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 9 (56.25%) J2EE Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) JDBC
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) DHTML
2 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JMS
2 11 (68.75%) JSP
2 11 (68.75%) Servlets
2 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) Struts
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) Java SE
5 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
5 1 (6.25%) APPC
5 1 (6.25%) JNDI
5 1 (6.25%) JSF
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) OO
1 11 (68.75%) OOA/OOD
1 11 (68.75%) Open Source
1 11 (68.75%) Software Architecture
1 11 (68.75%) Use Case
2 1 (6.25%) Change Control
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
2 1 (6.25%) Garbage Collection
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (6.25%) Network Management
2 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Jython
2 1 (6.25%) Korn
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CA Wily
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.25%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds