The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 40 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.79% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.50% 1.64% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£495 £325 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.30% +209.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -28.57%
TCP/IP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 61 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.94% 20.75% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 31
Average daily rate £375 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £162 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £44.25 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.25% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 8 £495 - 4
Gloucester 0 2 £450 +38.46% 4
Cirencester - - - -
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) LAN
3 10 (37.04%) WAN
4 9 (33.33%) DNS
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) OO
5 8 (29.63%) Python
5 8 (29.63%) C++
5 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Perl
7 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Ruby
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (18.52%) DHCP
9 4 (14.81%) SDH
9 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
9 4 (14.81%) ClearCase
9 4 (14.81%) C
9 4 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (14.81%) STL
9 4 (14.81%) 3G
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) LAN
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) SDH
4 4 (14.81%) 3G
4 4 (14.81%) 2G
4 4 (14.81%) 2.5G
4 4 (14.81%) 4G
5 3 (11.11%) ASN.1
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) Modbus
7 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
7 1 (3.70%) SMTP
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) ClearCase
1 4 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Security Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) STL
2 1 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.70%) HPUX
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) OO
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
7 1 (3.70%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Python
1 8 (29.63%) C++
2 6 (22.22%) Perl
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) C
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.70%) Korn
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) qmail
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
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