Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 6 months to 17 July 2019 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 102 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -16
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 1.15% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 11.27% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 34
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £185 £416 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.53% -10.05% +34.06%
10th Percentile £178 £313 £147
90th Percentile £193 £438 £538
South East median daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -8.82% - +20.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £18.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year +75.00% -7.99% -40.72%

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 185 204 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.04% 10.23% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 97 175
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £460 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% +3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £182
90th Percentile £550 £518 £550
South East median daily rate £418 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.21% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £41.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.68% +160.94% +23.08%
10th Percentile £13.75 £14.85 £13.70
90th Percentile £42.40 £55.00 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -26.01% +42.87% -32.69%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Buckinghamshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 5 - - 8
High Wycombe - 1 £185 - 2
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) DWDM
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SDH
4 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Arista
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) NetScout