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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 83 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.76% 2.48% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.52% 22.22% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 4
Average daily rate
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£231 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £273 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £380 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
163 117 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.85% 11.14% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 47
Average daily rate £315 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -59.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 (71.05%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) SSL
3 16 (42.11%) DNS
4 14 (36.84%) Windows
4 14 (36.84%) Firewall
5 13 (34.21%) Configuration Management
5 13 (34.21%) Java
5 13 (34.21%) HTTP
5 13 (34.21%) DevOps
6 12 (31.58%) PHP
7 11 (28.95%) Web Services
7 11 (28.95%) Load Balancing
8 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (26.32%) Apache
8 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 9 (23.68%) LAN
10 8 (21.05%) DHCP
11 7 (18.42%) Internet
11 7 (18.42%) Python
11 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
11 7 (18.42%) ITIL
11 7 (18.42%) C++
11 7 (18.42%) Ruby
11 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (15.79%) Puppet
12 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
12 6 (15.79%) Node.js
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Phone
12 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (15.79%) Android

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (26.32%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) Node.js
3 5 (13.16%) nginx
3 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.26%) Jetty
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Route 53
4 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.26%) Google App Engine
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) SSL
2 16 (42.11%) DNS
3 14 (36.84%) Firewall
4 13 (34.21%) HTTP
5 9 (23.68%) LAN
6 8 (21.05%) DHCP
7 7 (18.42%) Internet
8 6 (15.79%) HTTPS
9 4 (10.53%) IPsec
10 3 (7.89%) WAN
10 3 (7.89%) MPLS
10 3 (7.89%) OSPF
10 3 (7.89%) BGP
10 3 (7.89%) EIGRP
10 3 (7.89%) VPN
11 2 (5.26%) FTP
11 2 (5.26%) VoIP
11 2 (5.26%) LDAP
11 2 (5.26%) ATM
11 2 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Redis
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SimpleDB
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Web Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) LAMP
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) Servlets
3 2 (5.26%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.79%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
3 6 (15.79%) Android
3 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Phone
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Configuration Management
1 13 (34.21%) DevOps
2 11 (28.95%) Load Balancing
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Service Management
5 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.89%) Network Design
7 3 (7.89%) Release Management
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) PHP
3 7 (18.42%) C++
3 7 (18.42%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) Ruby
4 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.16%) Scala
5 5 (13.16%) C
5 5 (13.16%) VB
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) VBScript
8 1 (2.63%) AWK
8 1 (2.63%) Korn
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCNA
1 4 (10.53%) MCSE
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) VCP5
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) CCDA
3 2 (5.26%) CCDP
3 2 (5.26%) VCAP
3 2 (5.26%) CCSA
3 2 (5.26%) CCSE
4 1 (2.63%) CCEE
4 1 (2.63%) CCIA
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) iptables
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.26%) Xen
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (5.26%) Percona
6 1 (2.63%) Wyse
6 1 (2.63%) AppSense