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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 61 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 0.11% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.00% 1.10% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £325 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £265
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +16.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -10.29%
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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
100 91 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.25% 10.13% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 46 38
Average daily rate £360 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 7
Average hourly rate £22.88 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.55% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £11.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £18.25 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 2 (18.18%) PABX
4 2 (18.18%) DLNA
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Video on Demand
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) OpenScape
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) DRM
4 2 (18.18%) DTV
4 2 (18.18%) DVB
4 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) MPEG
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) PABX
2 2 (18.18%) DLNA
2 2 (18.18%) OpenScape
2 2 (18.18%) DVB
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) GPRS
3 1 (9.09%) GSM
3 1 (9.09%) SS7
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) LTE
3 1 (9.09%) MVNO
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Web Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Voice Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) JNI
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Video on Demand
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) MPEG
2 2 (18.18%) DTV
2 2 (18.18%) Handset
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (9.09%) STB
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) RMADS
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) DRM
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) BT
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
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