The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 24 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.85% 4.22% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 50.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £443 £429 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +195.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% +28.57%
TCP/IP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.77% 8.43% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £443 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £430 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 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 Halifax region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 10 (90.91%) Unix
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
1 10 (90.91%) F5
1 10 (90.91%) BIG-IP
2 9 (81.82%) Firmware
2 9 (81.82%) Intranet
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) Extranet
2 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
3 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
4 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Law
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Windows

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) BIG-IP
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) Extranet
2 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) Intranet
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) VMware