Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 97 79
Rank change year-on-year +3 -18 -9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 19 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.23% 1.12% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.80% 6.56% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £525 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +47.89% -3.73%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £303
90th Percentile £438 £538 £455
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £416 £463 £345
% change year-on-year -10.05% +34.06% -8.00%
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 161 259 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.42% 17.04% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 146 122
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £407 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -5.35% +7.50%
10th Percentile £299 £303 £263
90th Percentile £507 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.31% +33.33% -40.55%
10th Percentile £14.31 £15.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.16 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £41.75 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +160.94% +23.08% -48.00%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) BGP
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) OSPF
2 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL V3
3 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) Wireless
4 11 (57.89%) IPsec
4 11 (57.89%) ICMP
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (57.89%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (57.89%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (57.89%) Network Virtualisation
5 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (52.63%) F5
5 10 (52.63%) Change Management
6 9 (47.37%) BIG-IP
6 9 (47.37%) Cisco ISE
6 9 (47.37%) Palo Alto
7 8 (42.11%) Service Management
7 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (36.84%) HP
8 7 (36.84%) ServiceNow
9 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) CCNP

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 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) BGP
2 13 (68.42%) OSPF
3 12 (63.16%) Wireless
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (57.89%) ICMP
4 11 (57.89%) IPsec
5 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (47.37%) BIG-IP
6 9 (47.37%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 2 (10.53%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) SSL
8 2 (10.53%) VLAN
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (5.26%) Network Security
9 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
9 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Network Team Leader
1 7 (36.84%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Major Incident Manager
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL V3
3 11 (57.89%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (57.89%) Network Virtualisation
3 11 (57.89%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (52.63%) Change Management
5 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 8 (42.11%) Service Management
6 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (31.58%) ITSM
8 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
8 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
9 3 (15.79%) ERP
9 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
10 2 (10.53%) Workflow
11 1 (5.26%) Change Control
11 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) OVSD
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Kibana
2 1 (5.26%) logstash
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) Palo Alto
4 7 (36.84%) HP
4 7 (36.84%) ServiceNow
5 5 (26.32%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) Aruba
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Google
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Percona