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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 64 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 24 33 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.21% 3.47% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.55% 35.11% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £300 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.66% -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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 94 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.38% 9.88% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 55 52
Average daily rate £350 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -88.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 31 (77.50%) Linux
2 26 (65.00%) SSL
3 20 (50.00%) DNS
4 16 (40.00%) DevOps
5 14 (35.00%) HTTP
5 14 (35.00%) Windows
5 14 (35.00%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) PHP
5 14 (35.00%) Load Balancing
6 13 (32.50%) Firewall
6 13 (32.50%) Web Services
7 12 (30.00%) DHCP
7 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 9 (22.50%) Python
9 9 (22.50%) Apache
9 9 (22.50%) C++
9 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
9 9 (22.50%) Ruby
9 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
10 8 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (20.00%) Node.js
10 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) Internet
10 8 (20.00%) ITIL
10 8 (20.00%) LAN
11 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
11 7 (17.50%) UNIX

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (22.50%) Apache
2 8 (20.00%) Node.js
3 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.50%) nginx
4 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.50%) Jetty
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (12.50%) Route 53
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) SSL
2 20 (50.00%) DNS
3 14 (35.00%) HTTP
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) DHCP
6 8 (20.00%) Internet
6 8 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (12.50%) HTTPS
7 5 (12.50%) IPsec
8 4 (10.00%) SAN
9 3 (7.50%) WAN
9 3 (7.50%) MPLS
9 3 (7.50%) OSPF
9 3 (7.50%) FTP
9 3 (7.50%) VPN
9 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.50%) BGP
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.00%) Redis
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SimpleDB
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Couchbase
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
1 7 (17.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Web Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Head of Operations
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) Servlets
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (5.00%) LAMP
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.50%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) RIA
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) UNIX
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Phone
4 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (12.50%) Android
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps
2 14 (35.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.00%) ITIL
5 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Release Management
6 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) Kanban
7 4 (10.00%) Network Design
7 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
8 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
1 14 (35.00%) PHP
2 9 (22.50%) Python
2 9 (22.50%) C++
2 9 (22.50%) Ruby
2 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.50%) C
3 5 (12.50%) VB
3 5 (12.50%) Scala
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) MCSE
1 4 (10.00%) MCSA
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) CCNP
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) VCP5
3 2 (5.00%) VCAP
3 2 (5.00%) CCSA
3 2 (5.00%) CCSE
3 2 (5.00%) CCDA
3 2 (5.00%) CCDP
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Xen
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (7.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) VMware
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) Percona
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Dell
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp