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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 83 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 18 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.15% 1.19% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.33% 7.37% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 16
Average daily rate £498 £281 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.88% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £236 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £305 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
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
193 217 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.36% 16.18% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 146 88
Average daily rate £390 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £76.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.57% +254.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016, 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 17 (48.57%) DNS
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (37.14%) Java
3 13 (37.14%) HTTP
3 13 (37.14%) SSL
4 12 (34.29%) LAN
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
5 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
5 11 (31.43%) .NET
5 11 (31.43%) J2EE
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 10 (28.57%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) Google
6 10 (28.57%) VPN
6 10 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (28.57%) Google App Engine
6 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (25.71%) DevOps
7 9 (25.71%) DHCP
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco
8 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.86%) SAP
8 8 (22.86%) Marketing
8 8 (22.86%) Digital Marketing

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (17.14%) Apache
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
1 6 (17.14%) Jetty
1 6 (17.14%) nginx
1 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
1 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Domino
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.86%) PowerExchange
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (28.57%) Google App Engine
1 10 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (17.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) DNS
2 13 (37.14%) HTTP
2 13 (37.14%) SSL
3 12 (34.29%) LAN
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 10 (28.57%) VPN
6 9 (25.71%) DHCP
7 8 (22.86%) OSPF
8 7 (20.00%) FTP
8 7 (20.00%) IPsec
8 7 (20.00%) IPv4
9 6 (17.14%) BGP
10 5 (14.29%) IPv6
10 5 (14.29%) MPLS
11 4 (11.43%) Firewall
12 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (5.71%) Internet
12 2 (5.71%) VRRP
12 2 (5.71%) Wireless
12 2 (5.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.86%) Log4j
3 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Electronics
2 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.86%) Marketing
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Digital Transformation
4 4 (11.43%) IP Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Server Support
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
1 11 (31.43%) J2EE
2 6 (17.14%) Servlets
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.71%) PKI
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) CMDB
2 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.86%) IVR
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.71%) DevOps
4 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.86%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Open Source
6 5 (14.29%) Web Operations
7 3 (8.57%) Network Design
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Presales
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.86%) Microservices
9 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCIE
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) CCDP
4 2 (5.71%) MCSA
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) Xen
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Cacti
3 5 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Google
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) SAP
5 5 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) F5
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Lotus
7 2 (5.71%) Meraki
7 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.86%) Acme Packet
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) Axway
8 1 (2.86%) Capita
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) Informatica
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec