The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 57 49
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.81% 1.04% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 6.25% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £525 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +20.00%  
10th Percentile £400 £450 £313
90th Percentile £538 £450 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +54.41% -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £17.59
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £20.19

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 142 112 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 19.06% 16.69% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 144 94
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
10th Percentile £316 £350 £300
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -6.97% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -43.02%  
10th Percentile £15.10 £9.00 £16.43
90th Percentile £15.90 £19.50 £20.59
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +87.50% -53.84%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Milton Keynes

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Wireless
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) BGP
4 9 (50.00%) ICMP
4 9 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
5 8 (44.44%) Palo Alto
5 8 (44.44%) Network Design
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) CCNP
6 7 (38.89%) HP
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
7 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (33.33%) OVSD
7 6 (33.33%) ITSM
7 6 (33.33%) Service Management
7 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (27.78%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Unix
9 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) VPN
10 3 (16.67%) Active Directory

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless
3 9 (50.00%) BGP
3 9 (50.00%) ICMP
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) ADSL
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) SSL
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Network Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
3 3 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Deskside Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Deskside Support
5 1 (5.56%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
2 2 (11.11%) Handset
2 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Network Design
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
4 6 (33.33%) ITSM
4 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Security
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) MCP
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CISSP
6 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) GCIA
6 1 (5.56%) GCIH
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) OVSD
2 2 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.56%) Nexpose
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Apple
5 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Wyse
6 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) FireEye
6 1 (5.56%) GFI Software
6 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (5.56%) Rapid7
6 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) TippingPoint