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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 22 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.86% 1.47% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 9.09% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £370 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £370 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -15.09%

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 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.71% 16.18% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 19
Median daily rate £420 £365 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

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 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Boundary Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam