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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 24 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.75% 3.82% 5.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 16.13% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £275 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.43%
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
37 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.82% 23.66% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 20
Median daily rate £369 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.35% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £325 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Median hourly rate £49.46 £35.25 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.31% +12.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 6 December 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 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) ITSM
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam