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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 30 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.05% 6.61% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 30.77% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £300 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -31.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
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
30 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.71% 21.49% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £325 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +25.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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