The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 58 49 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 28 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.27% 3.28% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.02% 32.32% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 5
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£375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £300 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.59% -19.61%
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
215 99 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.45% 10.14% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 57 52
Average daily rate £338 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 26 (66.67%) SSL
3 20 (51.28%) DNS
4 17 (43.59%) Java
5 16 (41.03%) DevOps
6 15 (38.46%) Web Services
6 15 (38.46%) HTTP
7 14 (35.90%) PHP
7 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
8 12 (30.77%) DHCP
9 10 (25.64%) Windows
9 10 (25.64%) Apache
9 10 (25.64%) Client/Server
9 10 (25.64%) Firewall
10 9 (23.08%) Ruby
10 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 9 (23.08%) Python
10 9 (23.08%) ITIL
10 9 (23.08%) C++
10 9 (23.08%) Oracle
10 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
11 8 (20.51%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (20.51%) Node.js
11 8 (20.51%) MySQL
11 8 (20.51%) UNIX
11 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
11 8 (20.51%) Internet

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) Apache
2 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (20.51%) Node.js
4 7 (17.95%) nginx
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 3 (7.69%) Jetty
6 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.13%) IIS
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
3 5 (12.82%) Route 53
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.69%) Google App Engine
4 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) SSL
2 20 (51.28%) DNS
3 15 (38.46%) HTTP
4 12 (30.77%) DHCP
5 10 (25.64%) Firewall
6 8 (20.51%) Internet
7 5 (12.82%) IPsec
8 4 (10.26%) SAN
8 4 (10.26%) LAN
9 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (7.69%) MPLS
9 3 (7.69%) OSPF
9 3 (7.69%) BGP
9 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.69%) WAN
9 3 (7.69%) FTP
9 3 (7.69%) VPN
10 2 (5.13%) DMVPN
10 2 (5.13%) HSRP
10 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) Redis
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) SimpleDB
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
1 7 (17.95%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) Servlets
3 2 (5.13%) WebCenter
3 2 (5.13%) LAMP
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.56%) POSIX
4 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.82%) Open Source
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) NHS
6 1 (2.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 8 (20.51%) UNIX
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.13%) AIX
5 2 (5.13%) HPUX
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) DevOps
2 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
3 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.95%) Service Management
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) Release Management
8 4 (10.26%) Kanban
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.26%) Network Design
9 3 (7.69%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) PHP
3 9 (23.08%) Ruby
3 9 (23.08%) Python
3 9 (23.08%) C++
3 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.82%) C
4 5 (12.82%) VB
4 5 (12.82%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) MCSE
1 4 (10.26%) MCSA
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCNP
2 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) VCP5
3 2 (5.13%) VCAP
3 2 (5.13%) CCDA
3 2 (5.13%) CCDP
3 2 (5.13%) CISSP
3 2 (5.13%) CCSE
3 2 (5.13%) CCSA
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Xen
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.26%) HAProxy
4 3 (7.69%) Salt
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) Percona
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft