Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 113 72
Rank change year-on-year +47 -41 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 39 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.69% 0.48% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 3.60% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £366 £103
90th Percentile £463 £538 £465
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £525 £350
% change year-on-year -30.95% +50.00% -6.04%
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 169 222 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.66% 13.23% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 113 118
Milton Keynes median daily rate £417 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £216 £220
90th Percentile £481 £538 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £411 £395 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% -7.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.12 £18.85 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.90% +39.63% -15.91%
10th Percentile £13.05 £15.70 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £19.65 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -10.53% +31.03% -17.14%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 24 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 24 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 21 (53.85%) ITIL
4 19 (48.72%) WAN
4 19 (48.72%) LAN
4 19 (48.72%) ITIL V3
5 15 (38.46%) VPN
6 13 (33.33%) NFS
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco
6 13 (33.33%) SAP
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle
6 13 (33.33%) ERP
6 13 (33.33%) BGP
6 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 13 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 12 (30.77%) F5
7 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (30.77%) Juniper
7 12 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco ISE
8 11 (28.21%) Palo Alto
8 11 (28.21%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (28.21%) IPsec
8 11 (28.21%) Windows
8 11 (28.21%) CCNP
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (28.21%) BIG-IP
9 10 (25.64%) VMware
9 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) LAN
2 19 (48.72%) WAN
3 15 (38.46%) VPN
4 13 (33.33%) BGP
5 12 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (28.21%) BIG-IP
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco ISE
6 11 (28.21%) IPsec
7 10 (25.64%) SAN
8 9 (23.08%) NAS
8 9 (23.08%) SSL
9 7 (17.95%) Internet
9 7 (17.95%) Telepresence
10 6 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (15.38%) OSPF
11 5 (12.82%) Wireless
12 4 (10.26%) ICMP
13 3 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (23.08%) Law
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Incident Manager
1 13 (33.33%) Major Incident Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Project Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Network Support
3 5 (12.82%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 19 (48.72%) ITIL V3
3 13 (33.33%) ERP
3 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 13 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 11 (28.21%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) Capacity Management
7 7 (17.95%) Network Management
8 6 (15.38%) Change Management
9 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (10.26%) Network Virtualisation
11 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
11 2 (5.13%) Workflow
12 1 (2.56%) Change Control
12 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (2.56%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
2 2 (5.13%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 24 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (28.21%) CCNP
4 10 (25.64%) CCNA
5 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.26%) CCIP
7 1 (2.56%) CCSE
7 1 (2.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) NFS
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Kibana
3 1 (2.56%) logstash
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
1 13 (33.33%) SAP
2 12 (30.77%) F5
2 12 (30.77%) Juniper
3 11 (28.21%) Palo Alto
4 10 (25.64%) McAfee
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.64%) NetApp
4 10 (25.64%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) Sony
6 7 (17.95%) Aruba
7 6 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.56%) Brocade
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) Google
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Percona
8 1 (2.56%) Sun