The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 20 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.89% 7.14% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 31.82% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £370 £99 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+274.68% -80.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £21.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
TCP/IP
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.55% 22.45% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 6
Median daily rate £390 £393 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% -20.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £100.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 - £32.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cheltenham region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cheltenham region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) DCOM
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MFC
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VC++
4 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) ATM
4 1 (14.29%) ISDN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DSL
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) ISDN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SONET
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Audio Visual Support
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) DCOM
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (14.29%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft