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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 82 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 16 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 2.16% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.31% 20.66% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 25
Average daily rate
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£281 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £270 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £388 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.26% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.44%
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
219 121 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.57% 10.46% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 82 103
Average daily rate £288 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £397 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -36.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £21.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £21.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) SSL
3 23 (57.50%) HTTP
4 21 (52.50%) Java
5 20 (50.00%) DNS
5 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (37.50%) VMware
7 15 (37.50%) Apache
8 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
8 14 (35.00%) DHCP
8 14 (35.00%) IPsec
8 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (32.50%) nginx
9 13 (32.50%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 12 (30.00%) FTP
10 12 (30.00%) Windows
10 12 (30.00%) .NET
10 12 (30.00%) J2EE
10 12 (30.00%) IIS
10 12 (30.00%) Servlets
10 12 (30.00%) Firewall
10 12 (30.00%) Google
10 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
10 12 (30.00%) Xen
10 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (30.00%) Jetty

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (37.50%) Apache
2 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 13 (32.50%) nginx
4 12 (30.00%) IIS
4 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 12 (30.00%) Jetty
5 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (32.50%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (30.00%) Google App Engine
3 12 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.50%) Route 53
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) SSL
2 23 (57.50%) HTTP
3 20 (50.00%) DNS
4 14 (35.00%) DHCP
4 14 (35.00%) IPsec
5 12 (30.00%) FTP
5 12 (30.00%) Firewall
6 9 (22.50%) LAN
7 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
8 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
8 3 (7.50%) BGP
8 3 (7.50%) WAN
8 3 (7.50%) OSPF
9 2 (5.00%) LDAP
9 2 (5.00%) ATM
9 2 (5.00%) VPN
9 2 (5.00%) MPLS
9 2 (5.00%) Internet
9 2 (5.00%) SAN
9 2 (5.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Web Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Administrator
3 2 (5.00%) Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (5.00%) Web Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Release Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
1 12 (30.00%) J2EE
1 12 (30.00%) Servlets
2 6 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) WebCenter
5 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Open Source
2 6 (15.00%) BYOD
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) RIA
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Phone
3 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.00%) Android
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) HPUX
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (27.50%) DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.50%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
11 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.00%) BCP
11 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) PHP
3 5 (12.50%) Scala
3 5 (12.50%) VB
3 5 (12.50%) C
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Korn
6 1 (2.50%) AWK
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) MCSE
1 4 (10.00%) CCNA
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.50%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) MCSA
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) CCDA
3 2 (5.00%) CCDP
3 2 (5.00%) CCSA
3 2 (5.00%) CCSE
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) VCAP
3 2 (5.00%) VCP5
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.50%) CCEE
4 1 (2.50%) CCIA
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.00%) Xen
3 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) iptables
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) Google
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) Percona
7 1 (2.50%) AppSense
7 1 (2.50%) Wyse