The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 30 March 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)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.12% 0.73% 5.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 3.51% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £352 £340
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.63% +15.15%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 71 57 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 26.59% 20.80% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 26
Median daily rate £350 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £253 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Bracknell

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) xDSL
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) DSL
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) ADSL
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) RIP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) ATM
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Validation

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) DSL
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) xDSL
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (20.00%) SDH
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCDA
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (20.00%) SAP