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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 53 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.75% 1.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 0
Median daily rate £363 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £18.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+101.38% +26.31%
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
141 84 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.47% 9.03% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 56 54
Median daily rate £370 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £119 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
5 17 (42.50%) DNS
6 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 13 (32.50%) Windows 7
7 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
8 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
9 10 (25.00%) Clustering
9 10 (25.00%) LAN
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (22.50%) VPN
10 9 (22.50%) DHCP
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (20.00%) WAN
11 8 (20.00%) Cisco
11 8 (20.00%) MS Office
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) Firewall
11 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) XenApp
12 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (17.50%) Windows 8

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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) DNS
2 10 (25.00%) LAN
3 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 9 (22.50%) VPN
4 8 (20.00%) Firewall
4 8 (20.00%) WAN
5 6 (15.00%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) Network Security
7 3 (7.50%) Broadband
7 3 (7.50%) HbbTV
7 3 (7.50%) Internet
8 2 (5.00%) DVB
8 2 (5.00%) HTTP
8 2 (5.00%) SSL
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.50%) OSPF
9 1 (2.50%) VoIP
9 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.50%) Travis CI
2 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Automotive
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Build Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.00%) Clustering
3 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
4 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
4 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) DTV
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.50%) MPEG
6 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (5.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (5.00%) IPTV
6 2 (5.00%) PKI
6 2 (5.00%) Statistics
6 2 (5.00%) Video on Demand
7 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.50%) SCADA
7 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (32.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
5 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
7 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
8 6 (15.00%) Unix
9 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (5.00%) Solaris
11 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (12.50%) Security Hardening
2 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.00%) Document Management
4 3 (7.50%) Coaching
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) Information Security
4 3 (7.50%) Prototyping
4 3 (7.50%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) Server Building
4 3 (7.50%) SIEM
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.00%) SDLC
5 2 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) VBScript
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) PHP
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) CISSP
5 2 (5.00%) BC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) GCIA
5 2 (5.00%) GCIH
5 2 (5.00%) MCDST
5 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (5.00%) SANS
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) OIPF
1 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
4 7 (17.50%) XenApp
4 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.50%) Docker
5 3 (7.50%) Snort
5 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.00%) vCloud
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Failover Clustering
2 6 (15.00%) Puppet
3 5 (12.50%) Ansible
3 5 (12.50%) SCCM
4 3 (7.50%) Nagios
4 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.50%) RSA enVision
5 2 (5.00%) logstash
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Nessus
5 2 (5.00%) Nmap
5 2 (5.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.50%) SCOM
6 1 (2.50%) Wonderware InTouch
6 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (17.50%) Dell
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle
4 7 (17.50%) Sun
5 6 (15.00%) Intel Security
6 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (12.50%) Wyse
7 4 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (7.50%) ArcSight
8 3 (7.50%) LogRhythm
8 3 (7.50%) Splunk
9 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
9 2 (5.00%) Mitel
9 2 (5.00%) NetApp
9 2 (5.00%) OpenText
9 2 (5.00%) Qualys
10 1 (2.50%) AppSense