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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.61% 16.78% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 72.73% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 23 2
Median daily rate - £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +28.57%
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
22 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.74% 23.08% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 10
Median daily rate £300 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+260.14% -56.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 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 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) 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 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas