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 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 1.25% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 7.38% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £313 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -41.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
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
71 122 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.51% 16.97% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 96 40
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.33 £39.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 -6 1 £313 - 3
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) BMC Marimba
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) DameWare
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe
5 4 (33.33%) BMC
5 4 (33.33%) Lotus
5 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) vSphere

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 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (33.33%) DameWare
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) BMC
2 4 (33.33%) Lotus
2 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat