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 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 41 34 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 26 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.45% 4.26% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.98% 19.14% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 7
Median daily rate £356 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £182 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £55.65 £43.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.05% +148.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.43%
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
217 209 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.82% 22.26% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 110 92
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 Reading region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 17 (47.22%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (41.67%) ITIL
3 15 (41.67%) CCNP
4 14 (38.89%) CCNA
4 14 (38.89%) Back Office
4 14 (38.89%) CCIE
4 14 (38.89%) Wireshark
5 13 (36.11%) Huawei
5 13 (36.11%) 2G
5 13 (36.11%) Nokia Networks
5 13 (36.11%) 4G
5 13 (36.11%) Juniper
5 13 (36.11%) Ericsson
5 13 (36.11%) Nokia
5 13 (36.11%) 3G
6 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
7 10 (27.78%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) Linux
8 8 (22.22%) LAN
8 8 (22.22%) DHCP
9 7 (19.44%) WAN
9 7 (19.44%) DNS
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
11 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008

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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Wireshark
2 13 (36.11%) 2G
2 13 (36.11%) 3G
2 13 (36.11%) 4G
3 8 (22.22%) DHCP
3 8 (22.22%) LAN
4 7 (19.44%) DNS
4 7 (19.44%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) MPLS
6 3 (8.33%) Firewall
6 3 (8.33%) HTTP
6 3 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (5.56%) BGP
7 2 (5.56%) ICMP
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) OSPF
7 2 (5.56%) PuTTY
7 2 (5.56%) SSH
7 2 (5.56%) WLAN
8 1 (2.78%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 14 (38.89%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Specialist
2 3 (8.33%) Administrator
2 3 (8.33%) Network Administrator
2 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
3 2 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Unix
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.56%) CentOS
7 2 (5.56%) Debian
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) DevOps
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Prototyping
3 2 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (2.78%) High Availability
4 1 (2.78%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (2.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNP
3 14 (38.89%) CCIE
3 14 (38.89%) CCNA
4 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) ISEB
6 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.78%) CCSA
7 1 (2.78%) CCSE
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) MCP
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) SELinux
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco
2 13 (36.11%) Ericsson
2 13 (36.11%) Huawei
2 13 (36.11%) Juniper
2 13 (36.11%) Nokia
2 13 (36.11%) Nokia Networks
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Aruba
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Sophos
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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