The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 72 74
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 40 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.25% 2.36% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.05% 10.54% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 25
Median daily rate £450 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.62% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £232 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £347
% change year-on-year +14.70% -2.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £33.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.21 - £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% +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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 398 446 392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.37% 22.39% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 282 234
Median daily rate £403 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 36
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.98 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in Hampshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -2 11 £400 +72.41% 5
Southampton +4 5 £510 +20.00% 7
Portsmouth +2 4 £363 -4.91%
Eastleigh +2 2 £500 +76.99%
Farnborough +3 1 - - 2
Winchester +2 1 £300 -32.58% 1
Hook +1 1 £358 +15.32% 1
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 37 (45.12%) Firewall
2 34 (41.46%) DNS
3 32 (39.02%) Windows
4 30 (36.59%) Linux
5 29 (35.37%) VMware
6 28 (34.15%) LAN
6 28 (34.15%) WAN
7 25 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (28.05%) Active Directory
9 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
10 20 (24.39%) Cisco
11 19 (23.17%) Oracle
11 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
12 18 (21.95%) HTTP
13 17 (20.73%) ITIL
14 16 (19.51%) Python
14 16 (19.51%) SQL
14 16 (19.51%) Red Hat
14 16 (19.51%) CentOS
14 16 (19.51%) Puppet
15 15 (18.29%) Jenkins
15 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (18.29%) Perl
15 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
16 14 (17.07%) PHP
16 14 (17.07%) MySQL
16 14 (17.07%) SSL
16 14 (17.07%) Docker
16 14 (17.07%) DevOps
16 14 (17.07%) Git (software)

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (15.85%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.66%) Apache
4 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 3 (3.66%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) Documentum
5 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.98%) SaaS
3 4 (4.88%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.12%) Firewall
2 34 (41.46%) DNS
3 28 (34.15%) LAN
3 28 (34.15%) WAN
4 18 (21.95%) HTTP
5 14 (17.07%) SSL
6 13 (15.85%) DHCP
7 12 (14.63%) HTTPS
8 9 (10.98%) VPN
9 8 (9.76%) OSPF
10 6 (7.32%) BGP
10 6 (7.32%) MPLS
10 6 (7.32%) Wireless
11 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.10%) Ethernet
11 5 (6.10%) FTP
11 5 (6.10%) Internet
11 5 (6.10%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (4.88%) LDAP
12 4 (4.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) MySQL
2 13 (15.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (15.85%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.88%) MSI
4 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.66%) Mockito
5 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.22%) Gradle
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Back Office
2 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.22%) Local Government
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (14.63%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.88%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.88%) IT Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) IT Support
7 4 (4.88%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Network Support
7 4 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (13.41%) Sensu
3 5 (6.10%) Web Services
3 5 (6.10%) XML
4 4 (4.88%) REST
4 4 (4.88%) RESTful
5 3 (3.66%) Ajax
5 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.66%) HTML
5 3 (3.66%) J2EE
5 3 (3.66%) Java SE
5 3 (3.66%) JMS
5 3 (3.66%) JPA
5 3 (3.66%) JSF
5 3 (3.66%) JSP
5 3 (3.66%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (3.66%) Spring
5 3 (3.66%) Spring Boot
5 3 (3.66%) Spring Integration
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Video on Demand
2 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.98%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.10%) PKI
6 4 (4.88%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.66%) Clustering
7 3 (3.66%) FlexPod
7 3 (3.66%) LPAR
8 2 (2.44%) DataPower
8 2 (2.44%) iPad
8 2 (2.44%) Replication
9 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.22%) e-Health
9 1 (1.22%) Handset
9 1 (1.22%) iPhone
9 1 (1.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (39.02%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Linux
3 16 (19.51%) CentOS
4 14 (17.07%) Windows 7
5 10 (12.20%) Unix
6 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 10
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.88%) Windows Vista
11 3 (3.66%) Android
11 3 (3.66%) zOS
12 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.22%) AIX
13 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.22%) Solaris
13 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
2 17 (20.73%) ITIL
3 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) DevOps
5 11 (13.41%) DRM
5 11 (13.41%) Open Source
6 10 (12.20%) Change Management
6 10 (12.20%) Information Security
7 9 (10.98%) Integration Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.54%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.32%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.10%) Network Management
10 5 (6.10%) Project Management
11 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.88%) Release Management
11 4 (4.88%) Scrum
11 4 (4.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) Python
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 15 (18.29%) Perl
3 14 (17.07%) PHP
4 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.76%) VBScript
6 5 (6.10%) C++
7 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.66%) Java
9 1 (1.22%) C#
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) Jython
9 1 (1.22%) R
9 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.85%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.76%) DV Cleared
5 7 (8.54%) CCNP
6 6 (7.32%) CCNA
6 6 (7.32%) Degree
7 4 (4.88%) CISSP
7 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.66%) GCIH
8 3 (3.66%) GIAC
8 3 (3.66%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.22%) CCSA
9 1 (1.22%) CCSE
9 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.22%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.22%) MCDST
9 1 (1.22%) MCITP
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (28.05%) Active Directory
3 14 (17.07%) Docker
4 13 (15.85%) KVM
4 13 (15.85%) Xen
5 2 (2.44%) Firmware
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.44%) XenApp
6 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) Puppet
2 13 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.41%) Ansible
3 11 (13.41%) Grafana
3 11 (13.41%) Kubernetes
3 11 (13.41%) logstash
4 6 (7.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (6.10%) SCCM
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (3.66%) Tivoli NetView
6 3 (3.66%) Unicenter
6 3 (3.66%) WSUS
7 2 (2.44%) EdgeSight
7 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.22%) Nessus
8 1 (1.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) VMware
2 20 (24.39%) Cisco
3 19 (23.17%) Oracle
4 16 (19.51%) Red Hat
5 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.41%) SaltStack
6 11 (13.41%) Splunk
7 8 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.76%) Juniper
8 7 (8.54%) CA
8 7 (8.54%) HP
8 7 (8.54%) IBM
9 5 (6.10%) McAfee
10 4 (4.88%) BT
10 4 (4.88%) Citrix
10 4 (4.88%) EMC
11 3 (3.66%) 3Com
11 3 (3.66%) Dell
11 3 (3.66%) IronPort
11 3 (3.66%) Peregrine