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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.26% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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
79 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.85% 17.98% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 33
Average daily rate £391 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.64% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 7 (38.89%) HTTP
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) Apache
4 6 (33.33%) nginx
4 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (27.78%) Puppet
5 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) Servlets
6 4 (22.22%) FTP
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) SSL
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (22.22%) IPsec
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) nginx
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 4 (22.22%) Jetty
3 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) VLAN
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 4 (22.22%) FTP
3 4 (22.22%) IPsec
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.11%) Intranet
5 2 (11.11%) LDAP
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Servlets
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Debian
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Xen
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (27.78%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Google
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