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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 20 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.39% 4.84% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 31.58% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £150 £435 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.51% +58.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £396 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £17.42 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.46% -3.25%
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 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.78% 15.32% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 19
Median daily rate £375 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £313 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SAN

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%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) IPv6
2 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) Telnet
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
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%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Audio Visual Support
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas