Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 17 December 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 28 52
Rank change year-on-year -34 +24 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.57% 4.44% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 21.43% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Southampton median daily rate £290 £388 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.23% +181.82% -50.00%
10th Percentile £206 £223 £133
90th Percentile £373 £394 £140
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £315
% change year-on-year +3.23% +23.02% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.25% -65.88%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £23.14 £13.00
% change year-on-year +94.47% +78.00% -40.23%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 67 98 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 12.76% 20.72% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 63
Southampton median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £249 £125 £256
90th Percentile £475 £550 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Southampton median hourly rate £22.75 £20.06 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.41% -15.98% -34.14%
10th Percentile £13.50 £17.85 £12.14
90th Percentile £28.75 £46.05 £25.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +95.00% -13.04% -34.29%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Southampton

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Southampton

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Southampton over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Southampton

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Availability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Availability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) NDS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve