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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.67% 2.05% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 7.14% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
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
13 42 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 10.83% 28.77% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 5
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.88%

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
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 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Infoblox
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kernel Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Infoblox