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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.55% 1.79% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.37% 18.06% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £150 £101
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +49.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.59% -19.61%
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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
135 72 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.98% 9.90% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 23 16
Average daily rate £423 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £150 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) WAN
4 11 (45.83%) LAN
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (33.33%) CCNA
7 8 (33.33%) F5
8 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (25.00%) MPLS
9 6 (25.00%) OSPF
9 6 (25.00%) BGP
9 6 (25.00%) CCNP
9 6 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 6 (25.00%) VPN
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (20.83%) HSRP
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.83%) Citrix
10 5 (20.83%) Juniper
10 5 (20.83%) VRRP
10 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 5 (20.83%) Banking
10 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
10 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) WAN
3 11 (45.83%) LAN
4 6 (25.00%) MPLS
4 6 (25.00%) OSPF
4 6 (25.00%) BGP
4 6 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (20.83%) HSRP
5 5 (20.83%) VRRP
5 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
6 4 (16.67%) VoIP
7 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.50%) Multicast
7 3 (12.50%) WLAN
7 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) PKI
3 3 (12.50%) IVR
3 3 (12.50%) e-Health
4 2 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) SIEM
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (12.50%) Data Security
3 3 (12.50%) Validation
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Line Management
4 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (25.00%) CCNP
4 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) CCIP
6 3 (12.50%) CCDP
6 3 (12.50%) CCIE
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.33%) MCP
8 1 (4.17%) VCAP
8 1 (4.17%) CCIA
8 1 (4.17%) MCSE
8 1 (4.17%) CCA
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (4.17%) CCEA
8 1 (4.17%) CCSA
8 1 (4.17%) CCSE
8 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Snort
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy
6 3 (12.50%) CA
6 3 (12.50%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
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