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 24 June 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.52% 3.36% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 13.92% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £128 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £366 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £344 £345
% change year-on-year +13.73% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +100.00%  

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 91 158 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.81% 24.12% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 102 53
Median daily rate £370 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -7.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £35.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.30% +173.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £22.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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
Corsham - 4 £420 -
Chippenham - 1 £555 -
Salisbury - 1 £365 -
TCP/IP
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 9 (42.86%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) CCNA
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) SIEM
6 7 (33.33%) SANS
7 6 (28.57%) Wireless
7 6 (28.57%) CCNP
7 6 (28.57%) Juniper
7 6 (28.57%) SSL
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
8 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 5 (23.81%) Information Security
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
8 5 (23.81%) Security Management
8 5 (23.81%) McAfee

TCP/IP
Co-occurring 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 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) WAN
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) SSL
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) NetScaler
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) SNMP
8 2 (9.52%) 802.11
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (9.52%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (9.52%) TACACS
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) Laravel
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (23.81%) Data Encryption
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
3 5 (23.81%) ISMS
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Network Segmentation
3 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
5 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
4 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 7 (33.33%) SANS
6 6 (28.57%) CCNP
7 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
8 2 (9.52%) CCENT
8 2 (9.52%) CCIE
8 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (9.52%) CREST Certified
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Juniper
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Aruba
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) Nortel