The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 49 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.70% 3.07% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.47% 13.42% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 7
Median daily rate £365 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.88% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £387 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £525 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £328
% change year-on-year +12.67% +8.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 76 149 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 11.76% 22.89% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 95 49
Median daily rate £300 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £292 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +134.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Wiltshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury +2 2 £365 -25.12%
Malmesbury +4 1 £295 -
Swindon -1 1 - -
Corsham -11 1 £450 -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) SSL
1 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Migration
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) HTTP
5 6 (31.58%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 5 (26.32%) WAN
6 5 (26.32%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (26.32%) Nagios
6 5 (26.32%) Intel Security
6 5 (26.32%) CentOS
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
6 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 5 (26.32%) OSSEC
6 5 (26.32%) Ruby

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (21.05%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
2 5 (26.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (26.32%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (26.32%) Route 53
2 5 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) SSL
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 6 (31.58%) HTTP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) ATM
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) FTP
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) SMTP
7 1 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
1 4 (21.05%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Lead DevOps
1 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Information Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Laravel
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) CESG
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) CentOS
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) CoreOS
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Android
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
2 9 (47.37%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Data Encryption
4 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) Network Segmentation
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Jython
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) SANS
5 3 (15.79%) CCNP
6 2 (10.53%) CCNA
6 2 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Docker
3 4 (21.05%) LXC
3 4 (21.05%) VirtualBox
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) OSSEC
2 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (21.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix
1 5 (26.32%) Intel Security
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) New Relic
2 4 (21.05%) Aruba
2 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Nortel
5 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat