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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 43 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.80% 0.47% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.39% 4.05% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate £130 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.49 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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
67 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.50% 11.49% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 17
Average daily rate £250 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 12 £130 - 4
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
5 9 (52.94%) Release Management
5 9 (52.94%) Change Control
6 8 (47.06%) Software Distribution
6 8 (47.06%) Adobe
6 8 (47.06%) Lotus
6 8 (47.06%) Acrobat
6 8 (47.06%) IBM Notes
6 8 (47.06%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
6 8 (47.06%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (47.06%) Internet
6 8 (47.06%) DameWare
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
8 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
9 3 (17.65%) MRTG
9 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 3 (17.65%) VSAT
9 3 (17.65%) Billing
9 3 (17.65%) VLAN
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) FTP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (47.06%) IBM Notes
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) ADSL
5 3 (17.65%) CTI
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) FTP
5 3 (17.65%) ISDN
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) MRTG
5 3 (17.65%) PBX
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 3 (17.65%) VSAT
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (17.65%) Billing
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Service Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Change Control
2 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
2 9 (52.94%) Release Management
3 8 (47.06%) Software Distribution
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) DameWare
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Adobe
2 8 (47.06%) Lotus
2 8 (47.06%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
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