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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 71 79 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 1.19% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 9.88% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 18
Median daily rate £469 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £189 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £427 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -21.81%

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
165 172 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.00% 12.06% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 116 128
Median daily rate £400 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £239 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 26 (70.27%) Windows
1 26 (70.27%) DNS
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
3 23 (62.16%) DevOps
4 20 (54.05%) Python
4 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (45.95%) Ubuntu
5 17 (45.95%) LDAP
5 17 (45.95%) CSS
5 17 (45.95%) XML
5 17 (45.95%) HTML
5 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
5 17 (45.95%) SMTP
5 17 (45.95%) SNMP
5 17 (45.95%) Splunk
6 9 (24.32%) Firewall
7 8 (21.62%) Citrix
7 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
8 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
8 7 (18.92%) Cisco
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) SSL
9 6 (16.22%) HTTP
9 6 (16.22%) Internet
9 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.51%) Puppet
10 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
10 5 (13.51%) LAN
10 5 (13.51%) WAN
11 4 (10.81%) Unix

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) DNS
2 17 (45.95%) LDAP
2 17 (45.95%) SMTP
2 17 (45.95%) SNMP
3 9 (24.32%) Firewall
4 6 (16.22%) HTTP
4 6 (16.22%) Internet
4 6 (16.22%) SSL
5 5 (13.51%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) WAN
6 4 (10.81%) BIG-IP
6 4 (10.81%) Extranet
6 4 (10.81%) Intranet
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (5.41%) FWSM
8 2 (5.41%) IPsec
8 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
1 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (8.11%) Banking
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (16.22%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Splunk Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Splunk Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) CSS
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
1 17 (45.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (45.95%) Ubuntu
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.81%) Unix
7 3 (8.11%) CentOS
8 2 (5.41%) Android
8 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) DevOps
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Kanban
3 3 (8.11%) Scrum
3 3 (8.11%) SIEM
3 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.11%) Web Operations
4 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.41%) High Availability
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) SDLC
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Python
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) C
4 2 (5.41%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) Go
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Firmware
3 2 (5.41%) Docker
3 2 (5.41%) vCloud
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.41%) VMware GSX
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Server
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Splunk
2 8 (21.62%) Citrix
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) F5
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.70%) Adobe
8 1 (2.70%) Apple
8 1 (2.70%) Canon
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) Mitel
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.70%) Xerox