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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 58 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 3.92% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £150 - £133
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
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
64 51 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 17.16% 14.91% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 9
Median daily rate £400 £316 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Oxford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) DameWare
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) BMC

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (25.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware