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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 29 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.46% 2.35% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 13.11% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 12
Median daily rate £135 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+93.30% -8.62%
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 61 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.43% 17.89% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 63
Median daily rate £400 £338 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Median hourly rate £11.25 £45.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +74.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 September 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 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft