The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 29 24
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.72% 2.88% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.40% 16.36% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £232 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -42.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £232 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £232 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +14.23% +0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +100.00%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 131 55 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 32.35% 17.63% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 20 22
Median daily rate £400 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £702 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Basingstoke

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) MPLS
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) SSL
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) EMC
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (20.00%) SNMP
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) LDAP
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) LDAP
5 3 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) ADSL
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (13.33%) HTTP
6 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) IPv6
6 2 (13.33%) ISDN
6 2 (13.33%) RSVP
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Broadcast Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Incident Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) RFC 2547
2 1 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Sensu
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
2 1 (6.67%) XSD
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) e-Health
3 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Change Management
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
5 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) Jython
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) GCIH
4 2 (13.33%) GIAC
4 2 (13.33%) RHCSA
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (6.67%) Grafana
3 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.67%) logstash
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) EMC
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) 3Com
3 2 (13.33%) Altiris
3 2 (13.33%) Arista
3 2 (13.33%) BT
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) SaltStack
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk