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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 70 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 9 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.87% 0.65% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.47% 4.96% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£380 £368 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +34.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £831 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.16%
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
139 121 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.47% 13.02% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 76 93
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 August 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 August 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 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 12 (36.36%) DNS
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) Python
4 11 (33.33%) IPsec
4 11 (33.33%) Xen
5 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
5 10 (30.30%) MySQL
5 10 (30.30%) HP
5 10 (30.30%) NetApp
6 9 (27.27%) MPLS
6 9 (27.27%) IBM
6 9 (27.27%) SSL
6 9 (27.27%) VPN
6 9 (27.27%) C++
6 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 9 (27.27%) VLAN
6 9 (27.27%) Firewall
6 9 (27.27%) Data Management
6 9 (27.27%) Lync
7 8 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (24.24%) vSphere
7 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
7 8 (24.24%) Master Data Management
7 8 (24.24%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (24.24%) Wireless
7 8 (24.24%) XMPP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 9 (27.27%) Lync
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) nginx
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.09%) Jetty
5 2 (6.06%) Apache
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.09%) Google App Engine
3 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 11 (33.33%) IPsec
3 9 (27.27%) MPLS
3 9 (27.27%) SSL
3 9 (27.27%) VPN
3 9 (27.27%) VLAN
3 9 (27.27%) Firewall
4 8 (24.24%) Wireless
4 8 (24.24%) Ethernet
5 7 (21.21%) DHCP
6 6 (18.18%) DVB
7 5 (15.15%) Internet
7 5 (15.15%) SSH
8 4 (12.12%) HTTP
9 3 (9.09%) FTP
9 3 (9.09%) SAN
9 3 (9.09%) WAN
9 3 (9.09%) LAN
10 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
10 1 (3.03%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) SimpleDB
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Redis
3 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Head of Operations
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) XMPP
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) Servlets
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) POSIX
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Video on Demand
1 6 (18.18%) IPTV
1 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) MPEG
3 2 (6.06%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.06%) STB
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) AIX
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Data Management
2 8 (24.24%) Master Data Management
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Release Management
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) C++
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) Perl
4 6 (18.18%) PHP
4 6 (18.18%) Tcl
5 4 (12.12%) C
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Xen
2 8 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (24.24%) vSphere
2 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) Salt
3 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.03%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) HP
4 10 (30.30%) NetApp
5 9 (27.27%) IBM
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco
6 8 (24.24%) EMC
7 3 (9.09%) Google
8 2 (6.06%) Capita
8 2 (6.06%) SAP
8 2 (6.06%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.03%) Verint
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago