Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 58 69
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 +21
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 72 70 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.59% 3.02% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.90% 15.49% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 58
Surrey median daily rate £500 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.61% +7.87% -7.98%
10th Percentile £138 £122 £223
90th Percentile £597 £488 £456
South East median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 7
Surrey median hourly rate £15.23 £47.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.94% +206.45% -12.68%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.30 £12.83
90th Percentile £16.75 £48.75 £16.80
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +2.13%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 426 452 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.34% 19.52% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 277 264
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.97% +1.04%
10th Percentile £167 £163 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £489
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 26
Surrey median hourly rate £15.24 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.90% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.63 £11.40
90th Percentile £25.00 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.69% +12.22% +27.66%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Surrey

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Surrey

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Surrey

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Surrey

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Woking +5 21 £258 -41.14% 1
Staines - 10 £500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £610 -
Camberley - 3 £273 -
Epsom -18 2 - -
Leatherhead -9 1 £145 -69.47%
Weybridge - 1 - - 2
Reigate - 1 - -
Cobham - 1 - -
TCP/IP
South East

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

1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 30 (41.67%) WAN
2 30 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 28 (38.89%) DNS
3 28 (38.89%) LAN
3 28 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Office
5 24 (33.33%) ITIL
5 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 23 (31.94%) DHCP
6 23 (31.94%) Office 365
7 22 (30.56%) Firewall
8 21 (29.17%) Citrix
9 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 18 (25.00%) MCP
10 18 (25.00%) MCSE
10 18 (25.00%) Network Security
11 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (23.61%) MCDST
12 16 (22.22%) SCCM
13 15 (20.83%) HTTP
14 12 (16.67%) VPN
14 12 (16.67%) CheckPoint
15 11 (15.28%) Juniper
16 10 (13.89%) Cisco
16 10 (13.89%) XenApp
16 10 (13.89%) Palo Alto
17 9 (12.50%) Windows Server
17 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Eikon
2 2 (2.78%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Office 365
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.67%) WAN
2 28 (38.89%) DNS
2 28 (38.89%) LAN
3 23 (31.94%) DHCP
4 22 (30.56%) Firewall
5 18 (25.00%) Network Security
6 15 (20.83%) HTTP
7 12 (16.67%) VPN
8 7 (9.72%) VoIP
9 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (5.56%) SAN
10 3 (4.17%) BIG-IP
10 3 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (4.17%) NAS
10 3 (4.17%) WAAS
10 3 (4.17%) Wireless
10 3 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Network Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Desktop Support
5 7 (9.72%) Security Architect
6 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.33%) Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Network Support
6 6 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) PC Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) PC Support
6 6 (8.33%) PC Support Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Check Point Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (4.17%) Wiki
4 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.39%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.11%) Linux
5 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.56%) Unix
8 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.78%) Solaris
11 1 (1.39%) AIX
11 1 (1.39%) Android
11 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (9.72%) Migration
2 7 (9.72%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.56%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Control
6 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.78%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.78%) High Availability
7 2 (2.78%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.78%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (2.78%) Release Management
7 2 (2.78%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) Perl
1 4 (5.56%) Python
2 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.39%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.39%) C-shell
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (25.00%) MCP
2 18 (25.00%) MCSE
3 17 (23.61%) MCDST
4 8 (11.11%) CCNP
4 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.33%) CCIE
5 6 (8.33%) CCNA
5 6 (8.33%) CCSA
5 6 (8.33%) CCSE
6 1 (1.39%) CCA
6 1 (1.39%) CCIE Security
6 1 (1.39%) CISM
6 1 (1.39%) CISSP
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) XenApp
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.17%) Samba
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.39%) iptables
5 1 (1.39%) NFS
5 1 (1.39%) Openswan
5 1 (1.39%) pfSense
5 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.39%) Cacti
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.17%) Citrix
3 12 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 11 (15.28%) Juniper
5 10 (13.89%) Cisco
5 10 (13.89%) Palo Alto
6 7 (9.72%) Apple
6 7 (9.72%) F5
7 6 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (6.94%) Bloomberg
9 4 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (4.17%) Aruba
10 3 (4.17%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.17%) FactSet
10 3 (4.17%) FireEye
10 3 (4.17%) HP
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
10 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.17%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.78%) AlgoSec