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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 61 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 32 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.79% 3.48% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 17.58% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 1
Average daily rate £355 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
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
136 182 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.92% 19.80% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 71 42
Average daily rate £425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
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 1 May 2016, 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 18 (81.82%) HTTP
2 17 (77.27%) JDBC
3 15 (68.18%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) J2EE
4 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 14 (63.64%) DHTML
4 14 (63.64%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) JSP
4 14 (63.64%) Servlets
4 14 (63.64%) XML
4 14 (63.64%) CSS
4 14 (63.64%) Struts
4 14 (63.64%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (63.64%) OO
4 14 (63.64%) JMS
4 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
4 14 (63.64%) Spring
4 14 (63.64%) Use Case
4 14 (63.64%) Open Source
4 14 (63.64%) Software Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
7 4 (18.18%) SSL
7 4 (18.18%) Introscope
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 4 (18.18%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) CICS
3 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.55%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) HTTP
2 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 4 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) BGP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) Intranet
5 1 (4.55%) IPsec
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) SNA
5 1 (4.55%) TACACS
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Introscope
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
1 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
1 14 (63.64%) JavaScript Developer
1 14 (63.64%) Senior Developer
1 14 (63.64%) Senior Java Developer
1 14 (63.64%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 12 (54.55%) J2EE Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) CICS Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) JDBC
2 15 (68.18%) J2EE
3 14 (63.64%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) DHTML
3 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) JMS
3 14 (63.64%) JSP
3 14 (63.64%) Servlets
3 14 (63.64%) Spring
3 14 (63.64%) Struts
3 14 (63.64%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) JNDI
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (9.09%) Java SE
6 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
6 1 (4.55%) APPC
6 1 (4.55%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) OO
1 14 (63.64%) OOA/OOD
1 14 (63.64%) Open Source
1 14 (63.64%) Software Architecture
1 14 (63.64%) Use Case
2 3 (13.64%) Garbage Collection
2 3 (13.64%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) Jython
3 3 (13.64%) Korn
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.55%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) FatWire
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds