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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 60 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 13 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% - 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.12% - 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
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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
86 93 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.48% 11.64% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 61 29
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £259 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £15.00 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £22.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 7 (35.00%) Puppet
3 7 (35.00%) HTTP
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 7 (35.00%) SSL
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) BEA
4 6 (30.00%) ISA Server
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (30.00%) IIS
4 6 (30.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) JBoss
4 6 (30.00%) Apache
4 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 6 (30.00%) Ektron
5 5 (25.00%) Demand Management
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (30.00%) IIS
1 6 (30.00%) JBoss
1 6 (30.00%) Apache
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) HTTP
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
1 7 (35.00%) SSL
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) DVB
4 2 (10.00%) PABX
4 2 (10.00%) OpenScape
4 2 (10.00%) Broadband
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Web Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Voice Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) MPEG
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
1 2 (10.00%) Handset
1 2 (10.00%) IPTV
1 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand
1 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) RMADS
2 1 (5.00%) CESG
2 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (35.00%) Open Source
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
1 6 (30.00%) BEA
1 6 (30.00%) Ektron
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft