Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 May 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 35 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.80% 0.71% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.76% 5.56% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Slough median daily rate £550 £313 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.00% +2.46% +22.00%
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £13.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +227.27% +1.85% -55.00%

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 74 36 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 26.62% 12.77% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 38
Slough median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +8.50% -4.11%
10th Percentile £350 £182 £157
90th Percentile £530 £499 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £13.86
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £18.55 £12.00
% change year-on-year -35.32% +54.60% -56.36%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Slough

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Slough

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Slough over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Slough

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Slough region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (60.00%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (60.00%) Flink
2 3 (60.00%) Data Ingestion
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cacti

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) L2TP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) PPP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (60.00%) Flink
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Data Ingestion
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) VMware