The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 35 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 1.33% 4.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 9.09% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 13
Median daily rate - £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
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 Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 55 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.43% 14.59% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 65
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Budget Control
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Budget Control
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) Brocade
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IronPort
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware