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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.72% 7.28% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 40.74% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Median daily rate £300 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +25.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +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
21 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.10% 17.88% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 6
Median daily rate £304 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.80% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £472 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

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 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) Telnet
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas