The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.70% 3.51% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 17.17% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 16
Median daily rate £250 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +5.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
TCP/IP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 198 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.20% 20.41% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 89
Median daily rate £433 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £230 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Reading region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Reading region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) DNS
3 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) Linux
4 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 19 (39.58%) Hyper-V
6 18 (37.50%) HTTP
6 18 (37.50%) BGP
7 17 (35.42%) Cisco
8 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (31.25%) DHCP
9 15 (31.25%) VPN
9 15 (31.25%) VBScript
9 15 (31.25%) XML
9 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
10 14 (29.17%) IPsec
11 13 (27.08%) MCSA
11 13 (27.08%) Load Balancing
12 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
12 12 (25.00%) Public Cloud
12 12 (25.00%) VB
12 12 (25.00%) .NET
12 12 (25.00%) C#
12 12 (25.00%) C++
12 12 (25.00%) Firewall
12 12 (25.00%) VMware
13 11 (22.92%) CSS
13 11 (22.92%) IPv6

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) DNS
2 18 (37.50%) BGP
2 18 (37.50%) HTTP
3 15 (31.25%) DHCP
3 15 (31.25%) VPN
4 14 (29.17%) IPsec
5 12 (25.00%) Firewall
5 12 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 11 (22.92%) IPv6
7 8 (16.67%) OSPF
7 8 (16.67%) SAN
7 8 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 6 (12.50%) BIG-IP
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 6 (12.50%) MPLS
8 6 (12.50%) SMTP
8 6 (12.50%) VRRP
9 5 (10.42%) RIP
9 5 (10.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.83%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Azure Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) IP Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) IP Security Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Network Support
4 3 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) XML
2 12 (25.00%) .NET
3 11 (22.92%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) DCOM
5 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.25%) Clustering
5 3 (6.25%) iPad
5 3 (6.25%) PKI
5 3 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (6.25%) Smart Meter
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Linux
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (4.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.08%) AIX
8 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
2 11 (22.92%) Presales
2 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
3 10 (20.83%) Process Improvement
3 10 (20.83%) Workflow
4 5 (10.42%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (10.42%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 5 (10.42%) High Availability
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (10.42%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (6.25%) Security Operations
5 3 (6.25%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 15 (31.25%) VBScript
2 12 (25.00%) C#
2 12 (25.00%) C++
2 12 (25.00%) VB
3 10 (20.83%) C
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (27.08%) MCSA
3 11 (22.92%) Degree
4 10 (20.83%) CCNA
5 9 (18.75%) CCNP
5 9 (18.75%) MCSE
6 8 (16.67%) CISSP
6 8 (16.67%) MCSD
6 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (12.50%) MCP
8 5 (10.42%) CCSA
8 5 (10.42%) CCSE
9 3 (6.25%) CCIE
9 3 (6.25%) CEH
9 3 (6.25%) GCIA
9 3 (6.25%) GCIH
9 3 (6.25%) ISEB
9 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Hyper-V
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.42%) ProxySG
5 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.17%) vCloud
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) vSphere
6 2 (4.17%) XenServer
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (10.42%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) WMI
4 2 (4.17%) Ansible
4 2 (4.17%) Perfmon
4 2 (4.17%) Puppet
4 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) RSA Archer
5 1 (2.08%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (35.42%) Cisco
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
4 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.58%) F5
6 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
6 5 (10.42%) Dell
6 5 (10.42%) Hitachi
6 5 (10.42%) HP
6 5 (10.42%) IBM
6 5 (10.42%) Intel
7 3 (6.25%) Juniper
7 3 (6.25%) Qualys
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix
8 2 (4.17%) EMC
8 2 (4.17%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.17%) Huawei
8 2 (4.17%) Nokia
8 2 (4.17%) Nokia Networks
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