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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 10 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.17% 1.01% 5.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 5.88% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £278 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +8.22%

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
6 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.50% 17.17% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 9
Median daily rate £390 £400 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -19.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) DCOM
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) SONET
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield

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%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 1 (33.33%) SONET
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) DCOM
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper