Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 November 2017 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 59 42
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 +8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 19 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.90% 2.39% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.35% 16.18% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 38
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £250 £138 £147
90th Percentile £371 £388 £475
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -76.34%
South West median hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% - +4.17%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 89 136 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.59% 14.77% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 94 91
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £125 £122 £165
90th Percentile £423 £434 £475
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -41.52% +85.87%
10th Percentile £19.90 £11.18 £14.66
90th Percentile £36.38 £43.75 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.55% -15.92% +82.56%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Gloucestershire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +7 5 £325 +30.00% 2
Tewkesbury - 3 £350 -
Gloucester -5 2 - -
Cirencester - 1 £210 -
TCP/IP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) LAN
2 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Network Design
4 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) Remedy
5 6 (31.58%) Wireless
5 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
6 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) CCNP
6 5 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
7 4 (21.05%) Broadband
8 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
8 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
8 3 (15.79%) JNCIP
8 3 (15.79%) JNCIE

TCP/IP
Co-occurring 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 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) LAN
1 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 6 (31.58%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) Broadband
5 3 (15.79%) ISDN
5 3 (15.79%) Junos
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) GSM
6 1 (5.26%) IPv4
6 1 (5.26%) LTE
6 1 (5.26%) UMTS
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) C++ Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) Network Design
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) CCNP
6 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
6 3 (15.79%) JNCIE
6 3 (15.79%) JNCIP
6 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Remedy
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Polycom
6 1 (5.26%) Apple