The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 25 13 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.05% 1.61% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 14.29% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £350 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -42.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 7 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.77% 11.29% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 43
Average daily rate £450 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
TCP/IP
Gloucestershire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) qmail
3 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Squid
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) NFS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) Multicast
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (25.00%) X.21
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) qmail
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
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