The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 29 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)
Surrey > Guildford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.92% 5.75% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 21.74% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Guildford median daily rate £503 £400 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.62% +14.69%  
10th Percentile £491 £391 £304
90th Percentile £514 £439 £387
Surrey median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.65% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Surrey median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -38.88% +190.32%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 22 23 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 21.15% 26.44% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 52
Guildford median daily rate £385 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.22%  
10th Percentile £140 £269 £263
90th Percentile £514 £450 £423
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 1
Guildford median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.81%  
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +95.65% +48.38%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Guildford

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Guildford

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Guildford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Law
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) nginx
4 2 (40.00%) Data Security
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) SSL

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (40.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint