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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 31 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.04% 1.82% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 11.11% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £325 £325 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -6.23%
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
29 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.80% 16.36% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 11
Median daily rate £325 £325 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £47.83 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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
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 30 August 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam