The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.14% 2.04% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.03% 11.29% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £190 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -43.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
TCP/IP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 124 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.43% 18.10% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 59 53
Average daily rate £363 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +23.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% -32.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon -1 4 £313 +64.47% 5
Malmesbury - 4 £325 -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) DHCP
3 11 (44.00%) DNS
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (20.00%) MS Office
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) VLAN
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) LAN
9 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (16.00%) CCNP
9 4 (16.00%) BGP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (12.00%) Apache
5 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) DHCP
2 11 (44.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.00%) BGP
4 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 3 (12.00%) ADSL
5 3 (12.00%) Broadband
5 3 (12.00%) PuTTY
5 3 (12.00%) SSH
5 3 (12.00%) Telnet
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.00%) Multicast
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Designer
4 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Wiki
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) BPEL
3 2 (8.00%) BPMN
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
4 1 (4.00%) B2B
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) ITSM
4 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) Jython
2 2 (8.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (12.00%) RHCE
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Samba
3 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk