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 22 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 48 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.76% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.89% 1.59% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 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 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £104.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.86% -20.37%
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
91 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.81% 21.80% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 14
Average daily rate £363 £325 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £205 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £435 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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 - 6 £495 - 2
Gloucester - - - - 2
Stroud - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
TCP/IP
South West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) DNS
3 13 (44.83%) LAN
3 13 (44.83%) WAN
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (24.14%) Perl
7 7 (24.14%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (24.14%) Ruby
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.69%) IIS
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) QA
8 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
9 5 (17.24%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.79%) OO
10 4 (13.79%) Apache
10 4 (13.79%) Python

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 13 (44.83%) LAN
2 13 (44.83%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
4 3 (10.34%) 4G
4 3 (10.34%) LDAP
4 3 (10.34%) SNMP
4 3 (10.34%) 3G
4 3 (10.34%) 2G
4 3 (10.34%) 2.5G
4 3 (10.34%) SMTP
4 3 (10.34%) SDH
5 2 (6.90%) IPv4
5 2 (6.90%) IPv6
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) ASN.1
6 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (10.34%) ClearCase
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Security Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) STL
1 3 (10.34%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) CentOS
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) UNIX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
8 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) OO
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Coaching
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) OOD
5 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Use Case
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.45%) System Testing
6 1 (3.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
1 7 (24.14%) Ruby
2 5 (17.24%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Korn
5 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.45%) HND
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) qmail
3 3 (10.34%) Squid
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) WSUS
1 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) NetApp
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
6 1 (3.45%) F5
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