Period
to 22 April 2018

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 6 months to 22 April 2018 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
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 81 69
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 26 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.63% 1.31% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.06% 6.10% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +26.76% -
10th Percentile £363 £200 £353
90th Percentile £539 £538 £386
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £423 £450 £355
% change year-on-year -6.11% +26.76% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 235 295 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.72% 21.47% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 193 100
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £313
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £405 £410
% change year-on-year +4.94% -1.22% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £26.75 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +99.36% +77.15% -35.05%
10th Percentile £11.91 £18.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £36.48 £18.63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £26.75 £15.10
% change year-on-year +71.96% +77.15% -4.13%

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 6 months to 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
1 22 (84.62%) Change Management
1 22 (84.62%) Network Virtualisation
2 21 (80.77%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (80.77%) ITIL V3
3 19 (73.08%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
5 16 (61.54%) Windows
5 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
5 16 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (57.69%) Wireless
7 13 (50.00%) Firewall
7 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (46.15%) Cisco
8 12 (46.15%) NetApp
8 12 (46.15%) OSPF
8 12 (46.15%) BGP
8 12 (46.15%) VMware
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Cloud
9 11 (42.31%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (42.31%) Virtual Environments
9 11 (42.31%) IPsec
9 11 (42.31%) Service Management
9 11 (42.31%) ICMP
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
10 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Wireless
2 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (46.15%) BGP
3 12 (46.15%) OSPF
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (42.31%) ICMP
4 11 (42.31%) IPsec
5 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (34.62%) BIG-IP
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (11.54%) Skype
8 2 (7.69%) VLAN
9 1 (3.85%) DHCP
9 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (3.85%) HTTP
9 1 (3.85%) LAN
9 1 (3.85%) SAN
9 1 (3.85%) SMTP
9 1 (3.85%) WAN
9 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Team Leader
2 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 7 (26.92%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Network Technician
6 1 (3.85%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (80.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 5 (19.23%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (15.38%) CMDB
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Change Management
1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
1 22 (84.62%) Network Virtualisation
2 21 (80.77%) ITIL V3
3 19 (73.08%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 16 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (42.31%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (42.31%) Service Management
5 11 (42.31%) Virtual Environments
6 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
7 9 (34.62%) ITSM
8 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
10 2 (7.69%) Workflow
11 1 (3.85%) Change Control
11 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
11 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
11 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (23.08%) CCNP
7 1 (3.85%) CCNA
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) OVSD
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) NetApp
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) F5
4 9 (34.62%) Palo Alto
5 7 (26.92%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) ServiceNow
6 4 (15.38%) Juniper
7 3 (11.54%) Aruba
8 2 (7.69%) Citrix
9 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (3.85%) Brocade
9 1 (3.85%) EMC
9 1 (3.85%) IBM