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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 13 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.57% 6.00% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 33.33% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £370 £88 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+322.85% -82.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -15.09%

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
4 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.14% 18.00% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 5
Median daily rate £390 £280 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -43.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £72.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017, 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN

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 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DSL
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SONET
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Audio Visual Support
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 1 (16.67%) DCOM
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (16.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper