The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 44 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.26% 0.64% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 4.55% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £140 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.63 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
TCP/IP
South 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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.54% 14.10% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 17
Median daily rate £440 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £300 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Sheffield region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Sheffield region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) HTTP
4 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (60.00%) nginx
4 9 (60.00%) Puppet
4 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (53.33%) DevOps
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (53.33%) Jetty
5 8 (53.33%) Travis CI
5 8 (53.33%) IPsec
5 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
5 8 (53.33%) Servlets
5 8 (53.33%) IIS
5 8 (53.33%) FTP
6 7 (46.67%) MySQL
6 7 (46.67%) Python
6 7 (46.67%) LAMP
6 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (46.67%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
7 6 (40.00%) LAPP Stack

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (60.00%) nginx
1 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 8 (53.33%) Jetty
2 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
2 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 10 (66.67%) HTTP
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 8 (53.33%) FTP
4 8 (53.33%) IPsec
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.67%) LDAP
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
7 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
1 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (53.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Servlets
2 7 (46.67%) LAMP
2 7 (46.67%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
4 1 (6.67%) Debian
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Security
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCIE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk