The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Wiltshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 62 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 8 4 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.12% 0.86% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.84% 6.45% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £290 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £410 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.72% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -38.18%
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 62 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.43% 13.39% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 43 38
Average daily rate £345 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £185 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £441 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 11
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
TCP/IP
South West

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -8 4 £319 -
Chippenham - 1 £335 -
Corsham - 1 £363 - 1
Malmesbury - - - -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) FTP
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) SSH
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) DSL
5 1 (8.33%) X.400
5 1 (8.33%) DMZ
5 1 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
1 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Network Support
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) PDA
2 2 (16.67%) Celerra
2 2 (16.67%) CLARiiON
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (8.33%) Snort
4 1 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Websense
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL