The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.17% 3.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £370 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.69% +76.66%
TCP/IP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.22% 31.18% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 7
Average daily rate £368 £305 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.49% -29.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £252 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -9.09%
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 Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Portsmouth region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Portsmouth region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) MVVM
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Linux

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WCF
1 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVVM
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) VMware