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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 19 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.19% 1.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £443 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £345 £321
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +7.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +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
14 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.37% 9.88% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 6
Median daily rate £443 £265 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.98% -30.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) SSL
1 8 (88.89%) Intranet
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
1 8 (88.89%) Extranet
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) F5
1 8 (88.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (88.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) BIG-IP
2 7 (77.78%) Firmware
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering

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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) Extranet
1 8 (88.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 8 (88.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
1 8 (88.89%) Intranet
1 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 7 (77.78%) BIG-IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 6 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) VMware