The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 44 18 46
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 34 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.30% 7.54% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 40.48% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Average daily rate £310 £340 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
Average hourly rate £12.79 £10.71 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.41% -38.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.82% 18.63% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 34
Average daily rate £300 £305 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £418 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.85 £19.00 £18.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
TCP/IP
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 1 - - 2
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Wantage - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - - 1
Bicester - - - -
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) OOD
3 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) XSLT
3 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) LAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) DSL
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) MarkLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NetBeans
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Multimedia Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) OOD
1 3 (25.00%) UML
1 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (8.33%) Korn
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) C-shell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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