Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 November 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 41 23
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 17 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.48% 1.49% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.87% 6.76% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Portsmouth median daily rate £369 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.00% -10.71% -15.66%
10th Percentile £111 £266 £313
90th Percentile £415 £412 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +23.02% -10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 - £21.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.14 £13.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +78.00% -42.22% -41.18%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 61 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 19.68% 22.02% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 19
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +21.43% -8.20%
10th Percentile £111 £159 £313
90th Percentile £445 £548 £625
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £386
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.91% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 13
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £44.46 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.28% +9.78% +29.60%
10th Percentile £26.00 £25.95 £24.45
90th Percentile £52.35 £49.46 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +6.67% -

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Portsmouth

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TCP/IP in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) DHCP
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
6 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
7 4 (23.53%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) SNMP
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 4 (23.53%) Juniper

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DHCP
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) LAN
1 10 (58.82%) VPN
1 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) VoIP
3 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 4 (23.53%) NAS
3 4 (23.53%) SNMP
3 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) NetBeans
1 4 (23.53%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (23.53%) StarTeam
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (11.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (23.53%) Information Security
1 4 (23.53%) Release Management
1 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
1 4 (23.53%) SDLC
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) BCP
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) Lua
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) MCITP
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Dell
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Veeam
4 3 (17.65%) Meraki
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec