The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 66 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 1.25% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.91% 7.75% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £263 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £113 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £510 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.34
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -1.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 142 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.05% 16.17% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 92
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £209 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 12
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
TCP/IP
West Yorkshire

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
3 13 (38.24%) Firewall
4 12 (35.29%) VLAN
4 12 (35.29%) Python
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
6 10 (29.41%) VPN
6 10 (29.41%) ISEB
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 9 (26.47%) MPLS
7 9 (26.47%) WAN
7 9 (26.47%) LAN
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) MySQL
7 9 (26.47%) VMware
7 9 (26.47%) Data Management
7 9 (26.47%) Lync
8 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (23.53%) Master Data Management
8 8 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (23.53%) vSphere
8 8 (23.53%) XMPP
8 8 (23.53%) Wireless
8 8 (23.53%) IPsec
8 8 (23.53%) Xen
8 8 (23.53%) Performance Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Lync
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.76%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) VLAN
3 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 9 (26.47%) LAN
4 9 (26.47%) WAN
4 9 (26.47%) MPLS
5 8 (23.53%) Wireless
5 8 (23.53%) IPsec
6 6 (17.65%) DVB
6 6 (17.65%) DNS
7 5 (14.71%) SSL
7 5 (14.71%) SAN
7 5 (14.71%) SSH
8 4 (11.76%) SMTP
8 4 (11.76%) NAS
8 4 (11.76%) Internet
9 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.94%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XMPP
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) IPTV
1 6 (17.65%) Video on Demand
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.76%) MPEG
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Smart Meter
4 2 (5.88%) STB
5 1 (2.94%) IVR
5 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) AIX
6 2 (5.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) HPUX
7 1 (2.94%) Debian
7 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Data Management
2 8 (23.53%) Performance Testing
2 8 (23.53%) Master Data Management
2 8 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Test Management
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Python
2 8 (23.53%) Tcl
2 8 (23.53%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) Perl
3 5 (14.71%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISEB
2 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Xen
1 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 8 (23.53%) vSphere
1 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) VMware
4 8 (23.53%) NetApp
4 8 (23.53%) HP
4 8 (23.53%) EMC
5 7 (20.59%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) SAP
7 2 (5.88%) Capita
8 1 (2.94%) Verint
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya
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