The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 32 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.27% 0.28% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 2.38% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £198 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
TCP/IP
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 42 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.78% 11.90% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 21 59
Median daily rate £363 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.63 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% -29.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 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 Swindon region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Telnet
2 4 (44.44%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) SSH
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) PuTTY
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) OCX
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) BPMN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) PuTTY
2 4 (44.44%) SSH
2 4 (44.44%) Telnet
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (11.11%) HSRP
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) MQTT
5 1 (11.11%) Multicast
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) OCX
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) CatOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) BPEL
1 2 (22.22%) BPMN
1 2 (22.22%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Change Control
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Jython
1 2 (22.22%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft