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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.79% 2.41% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 13.64% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate £135 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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
68 66 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.88% 17.69% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 16
Average daily rate £400 £400 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) OOD
4 6 (46.15%) COM
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) STL
4 6 (46.15%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) CTI
4 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
4 6 (46.15%) LINQ
4 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
4 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
4 6 (46.15%) Moq
4 6 (46.15%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) Jasmine
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Logistics
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) CTI
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) SMTP
4 1 (7.69%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Moq
3 5 (38.46%) Jasmine
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
2 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) COM
2 6 (46.15%) LINQ
2 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) STL
2 6 (46.15%) WCF
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
1 6 (46.15%) OOD
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) NICE Systems
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