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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.69% 1.76% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 11.32% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £425 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +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
52 53 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.03% 15.54% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 43
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £388 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -40.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP

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 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) SMTP
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SSH
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSE
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IronPort
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia