The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 21 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.25% 1.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 16.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 0
Median daily rate £450 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +20.00%
TCP/IP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 81 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.24% 9.04% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 54 64
Median daily rate £365 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.16 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 21 (55.26%) Linux
4 19 (50.00%) DNS
5 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
7 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
9 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
10 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
10 11 (28.95%) LAN
10 11 (28.95%) WAN
10 11 (28.95%) DHCP
10 11 (28.95%) Cisco
10 11 (28.95%) VMware
11 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
12 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (23.68%) Unix
12 9 (23.68%) Firewall
13 8 (21.05%) Clustering
13 8 (21.05%) MS Office
13 8 (21.05%) SQL
13 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
14 7 (18.42%) SIEM

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) DHCP
2 11 (28.95%) LAN
2 11 (28.95%) WAN
3 9 (23.68%) Firewall
4 7 (18.42%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) Internet
5 4 (10.53%) SAN
6 3 (7.89%) Network Security
6 3 (7.89%) VoIP
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
7 2 (5.26%) RS-232
7 2 (5.26%) RS-422
7 2 (5.26%) RTP
7 2 (5.26%) SNMP
7 2 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.53%) Travis CI
2 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Build Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Clustering
3 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
4 5 (13.16%) Fat Client
4 5 (13.16%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) PKI
7 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
5 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.68%) Unix
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
8 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
9 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.63%) Solaris
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (18.42%) SIEM
3 6 (15.79%) Coaching
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) Security Hardening
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Server Building
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) Document Management
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Practice Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) VBScript
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) CISSP
5 2 (5.26%) BC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CREST Certified
5 2 (5.26%) GCIA
5 2 (5.26%) GCIH
5 2 (5.26%) MCDST
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.26%) SANS
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.63%) CISM
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
3 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX
4 7 (18.42%) XenApp
4 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.53%) Snort
6 3 (7.89%) Docker
6 3 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Failover Clustering
2 6 (15.79%) RSA enVision
3 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 5 (13.16%) SCCM
4 4 (10.53%) Ansible
5 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.26%) Nagios
6 2 (5.26%) Nessus
7 1 (2.63%) logstash
7 1 (2.63%) Nmap
7 1 (2.63%) QRadar
7 1 (2.63%) SCOM
7 1 (2.63%) WSUS
7 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Intel Security
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) Sun
4 6 (15.79%) ArcSight
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) LogRhythm
4 6 (15.79%) Splunk
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 5 (13.16%) Dell
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
5 5 (13.16%) Wyse
6 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.26%) Mitel
6 2 (5.26%) OpenText
7 1 (2.63%) AppSense
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Qualys