Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 23 27
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.68% 2.11% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 17.65% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Cheltenham median daily rate - £245 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.33% -29.41%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £550 £315 £290
% change year-on-year +74.60% +8.62% -31.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
10th Percentile £41.25 - £27.50
90th Percentile £43.75 - £62.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.34% +1.14%

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 18 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.16% 11.97% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 25
Cheltenham median daily rate £255 £270 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -18.18% -22.35%
10th Percentile £211 £161 £290
90th Percentile £284 £336 £550
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £290 £338
% change year-on-year +3.45% -14.07% -20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £42.00 - £28.00
90th Percentile £51.00 - £60.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +10.83% +23.62%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Cheltenham

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Cheltenham

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Freescale
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
1 1 (100.00%) Component Testing

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Component Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Freescale