Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 69 103
Rank change year-on-year -8 +34 -31
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.98% 2.64% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 23.21% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £175 £363 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.72% -30.95% +38.16%
10th Percentile £133 £313 £381
90th Percentile £263 £463 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £225 £363 £525
% change year-on-year -38.07% -30.95% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 - -

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 128 168 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.55% 11.39% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 84 117
Milton Keynes median daily rate £460 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.85% -5.63% -11.11%
10th Percentile £180 £313 £222
90th Percentile £550 £484 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £460 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +21.85% -5.63% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £18.12 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -3.90% +39.63%
10th Percentile £12.58 £13.05 £15.70
90th Percentile £27.70 £55.00 £19.65
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% -10.53% +31.03%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MCSA
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Intranet
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) CCIE
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall

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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Intranet
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (10.00%) Skype
4 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Encryption
1 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Arista
4 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (10.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) NetScout
4 1 (10.00%) OneLogin
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk