Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 29 37
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.48% 0.73% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.92% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Slough median daily rate £318 £430 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.16% +81.05% -
10th Percentile £302 £430 £216
90th Percentile £338 £430 £249
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -19.05% +40.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £11.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -67.86% +140.00%

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 40 51 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.76% 18.61% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 47
Slough median daily rate £350 £363 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +2.84% +11.90%
10th Percentile £187 £168 £240
90th Percentile £493 £535 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Slough median hourly rate - £13.43 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.39% -28.71%
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £12.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +116.67% -50.00% -33.33%

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 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 19 June 2018, 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Data Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Canon
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware