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 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 50 61 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.69% 0.95% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 6.25% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £155 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £293 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £590 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £346 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +24.13%
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
90 112 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.23% 15.14% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 66 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 £159 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £25.00 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 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 27 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 +1 2 £305 -4.68% 2
Abingdon - 2 £205 - 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) VPN
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
6 7 (36.84%) DameWare
6 7 (36.84%) Adobe
6 7 (36.84%) Lotus
6 7 (36.84%) Acrobat
6 7 (36.84%) Internet
6 7 (36.84%) IBM Notes
6 7 (36.84%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) DHCP
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) VLAN
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Change Control
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) BMC Marimba
8 4 (21.05%) Release Management
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (21.05%) BMC
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000

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 7 (36.84%) IBM Notes
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Acrobat
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) VPN
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) Internet
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) ADSL
4 3 (15.79%) CTI
4 3 (15.79%) FTP
4 3 (15.79%) ISDN
4 3 (15.79%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) MRTG
4 3 (15.79%) PBX
4 3 (15.79%) VSAT
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) 802.11
6 1 (5.26%) Broadband
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Billing
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Service Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Software Distribution
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) DameWare
2 4 (21.05%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 7 (36.84%) Lotus
2 7 (36.84%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) BMC
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat