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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 81 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.29% 1.17% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 6.72% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £150 - £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+113.50% -6.23%
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
93 119 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.34% 17.45% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 85 34
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.67 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
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 30 September 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 - 2 £150 - 2
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Clustering
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) DameWare
6 2 (22.22%) BMC
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus
6 2 (22.22%) Acrobat
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes

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 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Acrobat
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (22.22%) DameWare
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat