The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 14 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.03% - 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.51% -8.82%
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 Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 31.90% 21.74% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 7
Average daily rate £325 £435 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.28% +27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £345 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £531 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% -13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Gloucester region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Gloucester region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) QA
3 8 (61.54%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) Perl
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) NetApp
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) CentOS
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (46.15%) qmail
5 6 (46.15%) Squid
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 6 (46.15%) LDAP
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 6 (46.15%) SMTP
5 6 (46.15%) NFS
5 6 (46.15%) SNMP
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) LDAP
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) SMTP
1 6 (46.15%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) IPv4
2 1 (7.69%) IPv6
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) qmail
2 6 (46.15%) Squid
2 6 (46.15%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) NetApp
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) F5