The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 51 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.53% 1.56% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.89% 8.28% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Median daily rate £160 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.23% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £350 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
TCP/IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 145 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.50% 18.81% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 84 23
Median daily rate £325 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £211 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +96.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 2 £305 -4.68% 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) VPN
2 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) ITIL
4 13 (56.52%) Incident Management
5 12 (52.17%) DameWare
5 12 (52.17%) Lotus
5 12 (52.17%) Acrobat
5 12 (52.17%) Internet
5 12 (52.17%) PeopleSoft
5 12 (52.17%) IBM Notes
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Adobe
6 9 (39.13%) Release Management
6 9 (39.13%) Change Control
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
7 8 (34.78%) Software Distribution
8 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) VLAN
9 5 (21.74%) WAN
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) Change Management
10 4 (17.39%) BMC
10 4 (17.39%) BMC Marimba
11 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.04%) VSAT

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (52.17%) IBM Notes
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Acrobat
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) VPN
2 12 (52.17%) Internet
3 7 (30.43%) DHCP
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) VLAN
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) ADSL
5 3 (13.04%) CTI
5 3 (13.04%) FTP
5 3 (13.04%) ISDN
5 3 (13.04%) MPLS
5 3 (13.04%) MRTG
5 3 (13.04%) PBX
5 3 (13.04%) VSAT
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) 802.11
7 1 (4.35%) Broadband
7 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Billing
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Service Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Services Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Incident Management
3 9 (39.13%) Change Control
3 9 (39.13%) Release Management
4 8 (34.78%) Software Distribution
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) DameWare
2 4 (17.39%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Adobe
1 12 (52.17%) Lotus
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (17.39%) BMC
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat