Period
to 15 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -16
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.20% 3.33% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 35.71% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +44.44% -46.75%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £108
90th Percentile £438 £338 £353
Gloucestershire median daily rate £538 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +65.38% -7.14% -12.50%
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 - £40.00

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 24 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.46% 9.33% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 24
Cheltenham median daily rate £300 £288 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -9.09% -23.80%
10th Percentile £213 £209 £157
90th Percentile £411 £366 £400
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +21.28% -1.69% -17.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £46.25 - £35.00
10th Percentile £42.38 - £15.10
90th Percentile £51.38 - £57.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.75 £31.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +42.06% -4.55% -22.35%

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 October 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 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
1 1 (50.00%) Freescale
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
1 1 (50.00%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Component Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Freescale