The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 36 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.98% 0.54% 5.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.58% 3.85% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £10.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -10.25%
TCP/IP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.56% 14.05% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 13
Average daily rate £390 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +91.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Oxford region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Oxford region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

TCP/IP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (20.00%) Snort
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) Apple

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Apple