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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 28 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.69% 2.09% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 19.44% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £425 £413 £221
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +86.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +28.57%
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
40 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.95% 10.75% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 26
Median daily rate £375 £363 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -61.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Budget Control
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP

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 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Budget Control
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IronPort
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia