Period
to 5 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 5 April 2020 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 71 104
Rank change year-on-year +28 +33 -19
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 3 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.23% 0.37% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.67% 2.27% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
Median daily rate £455 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.67% -36.84% +2.70%
10th Percentile £168 £180 £272
90th Percentile £550 £416 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £45.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -40.00% +195.08% -0.68%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 75 132 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.21% 16.44% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 94 102
Median daily rate £215 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.91% +8.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £114 £135 £162
90th Percentile £556 £614 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 6
Median hourly rate £26.75 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.56% +164.71% +13.90%
10th Percentile £12.95 £24.50 £13.90
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.15 £26.25
Median hourly rate £32.00 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +85.51% -13.75% -

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Oxfordshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +22 5 £550 +144.44% 1
Abingdon - 2 £360 - 1
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CAN bus
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) SafeRTOS
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) ThreadX
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) Automotive
4 2 (18.18%) Law
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 1 (9.09%) Finance

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CAN bus
2 1 (9.09%) Anti-Piracy
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) SafeRTOS
2 2 (18.18%) ThreadX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Product Management
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Tech Ops
3 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) Embedded C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Dell