The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 73 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.78% 2.30% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 13.94% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 11
Average daily rate
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£518 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £233 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 11
Average hourly rate £74.50 £13.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+473.07% -63.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.90 £28.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 208 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.24% 16.51% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 127 93
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 37
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +2 3 £610 +68.27%
Guildford - 3 £518 - 1
Staines -4 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £610 - 3
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Haslemere - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (32.73%) Firewall
4 15 (27.27%) WAN
5 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (23.64%) LAN
7 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
7 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
8 11 (20.00%) VPN
8 11 (20.00%) Citrix
9 10 (18.18%) DNS
9 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
9 10 (18.18%) MS Office
9 10 (18.18%) ITIL
10 9 (16.36%) Linux
10 9 (16.36%) HTTP
10 9 (16.36%) WatchGuard
11 8 (14.55%) Windows Vista
11 8 (14.55%) Kaspersky
11 8 (14.55%) SSH
11 8 (14.55%) VMware
11 8 (14.55%) Internet
11 8 (14.55%) SMTP
11 8 (14.55%) FTP
11 8 (14.55%) SQL
12 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
12 7 (12.73%) HP
12 7 (12.73%) DHCP
12 7 (12.73%) Change Management

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) Firewall
2 15 (27.27%) WAN
3 13 (23.64%) LAN
4 11 (20.00%) VPN
5 10 (18.18%) DNS
6 9 (16.36%) HTTP
7 8 (14.55%) SSH
7 8 (14.55%) Internet
7 8 (14.55%) SMTP
7 8 (14.55%) FTP
8 7 (12.73%) DHCP
9 5 (9.09%) SSL
10 3 (5.45%) SAN
11 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.64%) Broadband
11 2 (3.64%) VoIP
11 2 (3.64%) Wireless
12 1 (1.82%) DVB
12 1 (1.82%) Telnet
12 1 (1.82%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) DB2
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Web Hosting Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Junior
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.82%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) XHTML
3 1 (1.82%) ODBC
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) Java EE
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.82%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) PKI
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.64%) HACMP
3 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.82%) MPEG
3 1 (1.82%) Statistics
3 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 9 (16.36%) Linux
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Vista
6 6 (10.91%) UNIX
7 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.27%) AIX
8 4 (7.27%) Solaris
9 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Change Management
2 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.91%) Fault Management
4 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.27%) Workflow
6 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.64%) Information Security
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.82%) MVC
8 1 (1.82%) Scrum
8 1 (1.82%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.82%) SOA
8 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.82%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.45%) CCNP
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) MCP
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCSE
4 1 (1.82%) CCSA
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (7.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
4 2 (3.64%) XenApp
4 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
1 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Citrix
3 9 (16.36%) WatchGuard
4 8 (14.55%) Kaspersky
4 8 (14.55%) VMware
5 7 (12.73%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco
7 4 (7.27%) Veritas
8 3 (5.45%) IBM
9 2 (3.64%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.64%) Dell
9 2 (3.64%) McAfee
9 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.82%) Lotus
10 1 (1.82%) Symantec
10 1 (1.82%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.82%) Wyse
10 1 (1.82%) Sybase
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle