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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.22% 5.53% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 49.06% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 12
Median daily rate £290 £420 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £246 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
- +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +24.13%
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
79 53 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.06% 11.28% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 43 52
Median daily rate £325 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £15.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.80 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +4 2 £270 -40.00% 3
Cheltenham -13 2 - - 1
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 1 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) IPv6
3 1 (9.09%) PuTTY
3 1 (9.09%) RS-232
3 1 (9.09%) RS-485
3 1 (9.09%) SNMP
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
3 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (9.09%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Military
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) DOORS Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior IP Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) ASIC
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
1 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (9.09%) HPUX
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCDST
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) CommVault
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas