The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 41 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 0.92% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 3.61% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.50% +19.61%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 34 83 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 9.88% 25.38% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 57 26
Median daily rate £253 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.34% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £350 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £370 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% +71.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Swindon

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Swindon

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Swindon

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) OSSEC
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
1 4 (57.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (57.14%) Route 53
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
1 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
1 4 (57.14%) CoreOS
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) BPMN
4 1 (14.29%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Jython
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) LXC
1 4 (57.14%) VirtualBox
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) OSSEC
1 4 (57.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) New Relic
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security