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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 20 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.26% 1.55% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 12.50% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £370 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% +174.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.26%

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
34 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.37% 12.40% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 14
Median daily rate £425 £368 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 February 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) FTP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) CA
2 3 (33.33%) zOS
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Tivoli NetView
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) X.25
2 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LPAR
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) SNA
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Linux

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) FTP
2 3 (33.33%) X.25
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) SNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Programmer
1 3 (33.33%) Programmer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) LPAR
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) zOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CA
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) VMware