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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 59 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.83% 2.09% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 15.45% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Median daily rate £330 £195 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -44.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £326 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.43%
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
88 110 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.50% 13.50% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 61 71
Median daily rate £330 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £146 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +80.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £11.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £41.25 £25.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (34.29%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
7 11 (31.43%) Unix
7 11 (31.43%) DNS
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco
8 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 10 (28.57%) SIEM
9 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
9 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.86%) WAN
10 8 (22.86%) Information Security
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.00%) VMware
11 7 (20.00%) Snort
11 7 (20.00%) Internet
11 7 (20.00%) Citrix
11 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
11 7 (20.00%) DHCP
11 7 (20.00%) LAN
11 7 (20.00%) VPN

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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.00%) DHCP
4 7 (20.00%) Internet
4 7 (20.00%) LAN
4 7 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (11.43%) VLAN
5 4 (11.43%) Wireless
6 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) SNMP
6 3 (8.57%) VoIP
7 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
7 2 (5.71%) RS-232
7 2 (5.71%) RS-422
7 2 (5.71%) RTP
7 2 (5.71%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.71%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Valgrind
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.43%) Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) CESG
5 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (31.43%) Unix
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
10 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.86%) Solaris
11 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) SIEM
3 8 (22.86%) Information Security
4 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (11.43%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps
8 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
1 6 (17.14%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) CCVP
6 1 (2.86%) CISA
6 1 (2.86%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) CLAS
6 1 (2.86%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) GCIA
6 1 (2.86%) GCIH
6 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.00%) Snort
4 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.71%) Docker
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Nessus
2 5 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) QRadar
2 5 (14.29%) RSA enVision
2 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Intel Security
5 5 (14.29%) ArcSight
5 5 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 5 (14.29%) ScanSafe
5 5 (14.29%) Splunk
6 4 (11.43%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) Sun
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Wyse