Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 117 67
Rank change year-on-year +63 -50 +18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 51 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.84% 0.28% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.42% 2.48% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £393 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.24% +23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £254 £103
90th Percentile £459 £538 £478
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £393 £456 £425
% change year-on-year -13.97% +7.35% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 186 202 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.01% 11.43% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 109 131
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £305 £182 £220
90th Percentile £490 £537 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +46.15% -18.75%
10th Percentile £12.69 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.07 £60.00 £21.43
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -23.08% +34.48% -9.38%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 28 (54.90%) Firewall
2 25 (49.02%) SC Cleared
2 25 (49.02%) Security Cleared
3 24 (47.06%) WAN
4 23 (45.10%) LAN
5 22 (43.14%) ITIL
6 19 (37.25%) ITIL V3
7 16 (31.37%) Windows
7 16 (31.37%) SSL
7 16 (31.37%) SAN
8 15 (29.41%) NetApp
8 15 (29.41%) McAfee
8 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (29.41%) VMware
8 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 14 (27.45%) NAS
9 14 (27.45%) vSphere
9 14 (27.45%) McAfee ePO
9 14 (27.45%) Office 365
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
9 14 (27.45%) VPN
9 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
9 14 (27.45%) Law
9 14 (27.45%) Sony
10 13 (25.49%) NFS
10 13 (25.49%) ERP
10 13 (25.49%) SAP
10 13 (25.49%) Oracle
10 13 (25.49%) Problem Management

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 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) WAN
3 23 (45.10%) LAN
4 16 (31.37%) SAN
4 16 (31.37%) SSL
5 14 (27.45%) NAS
5 14 (27.45%) VPN
6 12 (23.53%) BGP
7 11 (21.57%) BIG-IP
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco ISE
7 11 (21.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (21.57%) IPsec
8 9 (17.65%) SNMP
9 7 (13.73%) Internet
9 7 (13.73%) Telepresence
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (9.80%) OSPF
12 4 (7.84%) ICMP
12 4 (7.84%) Wireless
General
1 14 (27.45%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Project Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) Incident Manager
3 13 (25.49%) Major Incident Manager
4 8 (15.69%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Network Support
5 5 (9.80%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Data Manager
7 1 (1.96%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Device Driver
1 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) ITIL
2 19 (37.25%) ITIL V3
3 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (25.49%) ERP
4 13 (25.49%) Incident Management
4 13 (25.49%) Problem Management
5 11 (21.57%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (17.65%) Migration
6 9 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 8 (15.69%) Capacity Management
8 7 (13.73%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (13.73%) Network Management
9 6 (11.76%) Change Management
9 6 (11.76%) Decision-Making
9 6 (11.76%) Validation
10 5 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (7.84%) Network Virtualisation
12 1 (1.96%) Server Management
12 1 (1.96%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) C
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.96%) C-shell
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) Korn
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) SC Cleared
1 25 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) CCNP
2 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (17.65%) CCNA
4 6 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCIP
6 1 (1.96%) CCSE
6 1 (1.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) vSphere
3 13 (25.49%) NFS
4 9 (17.65%) Firmware
5 1 (1.96%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (17.65%) SCCM
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) McAfee
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 15 (29.41%) NetApp
1 15 (29.41%) VMware
2 14 (27.45%) Sony
3 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 13 (25.49%) SAP
4 12 (23.53%) Cisco
4 12 (23.53%) Juniper
5 11 (21.57%) F5
5 11 (21.57%) Palo Alto
6 7 (13.73%) Aruba
7 6 (11.76%) Blue Coat
7 6 (11.76%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.96%) Brocade
8 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Sun