The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Portsmouth region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 16 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.00% - 6.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% - 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.00% 24.19% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Average daily rate £475 £225 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 9
Average hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £26.98 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
TCP/IP
Hampshire

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
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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MOM
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Online Security
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Online Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos