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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 21 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.28% 0.98% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.00% 10.11% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 0
Median daily rate £488 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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
150 89 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.27% 9.69% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 55 66
Median daily rate £360 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.87% +7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £13.48 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 15 (44.12%) Linux
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco
5 12 (35.29%) DNS
5 12 (35.29%) WAN
5 12 (35.29%) Firewall
5 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 11 (32.35%) LAN
7 10 (29.41%) DHCP
7 10 (29.41%) Unix
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (26.47%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
8 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
9 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
9 8 (23.53%) SIEM
9 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
10 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared

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 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
1 12 (35.29%) WAN
2 11 (32.35%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) DHCP
4 8 (23.53%) VPN
5 6 (17.65%) Internet
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.76%) VoIP
8 3 (8.82%) Network Security
8 3 (8.82%) VLAN
9 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
9 2 (5.88%) OSPF
9 2 (5.88%) RS-232
9 2 (5.88%) RS-422
9 2 (5.88%) RTP
9 2 (5.88%) SNMP
9 2 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (5.88%) Wireless
10 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Architect
2 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) SOC Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) CESG
5 1 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Linux
3 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 10 (29.41%) Unix
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
8 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Solaris
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
1 9 (26.47%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (23.53%) SIEM
3 6 (17.65%) Coaching
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Validation
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) VBScript
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) CCNP
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.82%) CISSP
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) CREST Certified
4 2 (5.88%) GCIA
4 2 (5.88%) GCIH
4 2 (5.88%) MCDST
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SANS
5 1 (2.94%) CCVP
5 1 (2.94%) CISM
5 1 (2.94%) CLAS
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 6 (17.65%) XenApp
4 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 5 (14.71%) Snort
6 3 (8.82%) Docker
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) RSA enVision
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Ansible
3 3 (8.82%) Nessus
3 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.88%) QRadar
5 1 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) Nmap
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 7 (20.59%) Intel Security
6 6 (17.65%) ArcSight
6 6 (17.65%) LogRhythm
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) Splunk
7 4 (11.76%) Dell
7 4 (11.76%) Wyse
8 3 (8.82%) Juniper
9 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
9 2 (5.88%) Mitel
9 2 (5.88%) OpenText
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.88%) ScanSafe
10 1 (2.94%) Meraki
10 1 (2.94%) Qualys