The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 43
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.25% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £381 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £347
% change year-on-year +14.70% -2.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% +100.00%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 32 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 7.65% 10.92% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 29
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £570 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.15 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.84% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Oxford

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TCP/IP in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Oxford

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
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