Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 101 73
Rank change year-on-year +52 -28 +3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 48 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.10% 0.88% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.23% 6.15% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £396 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.52% +23.53% +19.72%
10th Percentile £313 £397 £271
90th Percentile £454 £548 £480
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £396 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -24.52% +23.53% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 183 244 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.64% 14.38% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 131 155
Milton Keynes median daily rate £410 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £278
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £425 £408
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £27.24 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.37% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.92 £15.90 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £60.00 £29.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.24 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +43.37% +11.76% +5.43%

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 January 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 17 January 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 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 23 (47.92%) WAN
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) Security Cleared
3 22 (45.83%) LAN
4 19 (39.58%) ITIL
5 17 (35.42%) ITIL V3
6 16 (33.33%) SSL
7 15 (31.25%) SAN
7 15 (31.25%) Windows
7 15 (31.25%) VMware
7 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (29.17%) Office 365
8 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 14 (29.17%) McAfee ePO
8 14 (29.17%) NAS
8 14 (29.17%) vSphere
8 14 (29.17%) Law
8 14 (29.17%) McAfee
8 14 (29.17%) Sony
8 14 (29.17%) NetApp
8 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.92%) CCNP
9 11 (22.92%) Cisco
9 11 (22.92%) VPN
9 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (22.92%) Juniper
9 11 (22.92%) Oracle

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 (2.08%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 23 (47.92%) WAN
3 22 (45.83%) LAN
4 16 (33.33%) SSL
5 15 (31.25%) SAN
6 14 (29.17%) NAS
7 11 (22.92%) BGP
7 11 (22.92%) BIG-IP
7 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (22.92%) Cisco ISE
7 11 (22.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (22.92%) IPsec
7 11 (22.92%) VPN
8 9 (18.75%) SNMP
9 7 (14.58%) Internet
9 7 (14.58%) Telepresence
10 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (8.33%) ICMP
11 4 (8.33%) OSPF
11 4 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 14 (29.17%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Project Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Incident Manager
3 11 (22.92%) Major Incident Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Support
5 5 (10.42%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Device Driver
1 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) ITIL V3
3 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (22.92%) ERP
4 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
4 11 (22.92%) Problem Management
4 11 (22.92%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (18.75%) Migration
5 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
6 7 (14.58%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (14.58%) Network Management
7 6 (12.50%) Change Management
7 6 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 6 (12.50%) Validation
8 5 (10.42%) Capacity Management
8 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
10 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C
2 2 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) C-shell
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) Korn
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
1 23 (47.92%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) CCNP
2 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (18.75%) CCNA
4 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) CCIP
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) vSphere
3 11 (22.92%) NFS
4 10 (20.83%) Firmware
5 1 (2.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (18.75%) SCCM
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) VMware
2 14 (29.17%) McAfee
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) NetApp
2 14 (29.17%) Sony
3 11 (22.92%) Cisco
3 11 (22.92%) F5
3 11 (22.92%) Juniper
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
3 11 (22.92%) SAP
4 7 (14.58%) Aruba
5 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
5 5 (10.42%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Centrify
6 1 (2.08%) Sun