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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 65 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.66% 1.12% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 9.30% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £260 £750 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.31%
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 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +20.00%
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
66 86 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.89% 11.99% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 69 30
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £39.00 £23.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Abingdon - 2 £205 - 1
Oxford -8 1 £313 - 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
5 4 (30.77%) BMC Marimba
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) DameWare
5 4 (30.77%) Acrobat
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000
5 4 (30.77%) IBM Notes
5 4 (30.77%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Adobe
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) BMC
5 4 (30.77%) Lotus
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) vSphere
7 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi

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 (30.77%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) Acrobat
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) 802.11
5 1 (7.69%) Broadband
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (30.77%) DameWare
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) BMC
2 4 (30.77%) Lotus
2 4 (30.77%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat