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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 34 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 18 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.16% 6.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 31.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 0
Median daily rate £500 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
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
90 76 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.79% 20.49% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 21
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £82.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% +647.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 23 (82.14%) Jenkins
2 23 (82.14%) DevOps
3 22 (78.57%) HTTP
4 21 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (75.00%) Ruby
4 21 (75.00%) MongoDB
5 19 (67.86%) Windows
6 17 (60.71%) DNS
7 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 16 (57.14%) MySQL
7 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (57.14%) Bash Shell
8 15 (53.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (53.57%) IIS
8 15 (53.57%) DHCP
9 14 (50.00%) FTP
9 14 (50.00%) Servlets
9 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
9 14 (50.00%) Python
9 14 (50.00%) LAMP
9 14 (50.00%) IPsec
9 14 (50.00%) Jetty
9 14 (50.00%) WebSphere
9 14 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
9 14 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
9 14 (50.00%) Travis CI
9 14 (50.00%) Mongrel
9 14 (50.00%) Puppet

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 15 (53.57%) IIS
2 14 (50.00%) Jetty
2 14 (50.00%) Mongrel
2 14 (50.00%) nginx
2 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (17.86%) GitHub
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) HTTP
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
3 15 (53.57%) DHCP
4 14 (50.00%) FTP
4 14 (50.00%) IPsec
5 7 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) BGP
8 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) NetScreen
8 1 (3.57%) OSPF
8 1 (3.57%) PABX
8 1 (3.57%) SMTP
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 21 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (57.14%) MySQL
3 7 (25.00%) Redis
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) Jenkins
2 14 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (57.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 14 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 14 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) LAMP
1 14 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 14 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 14 (50.00%) Servlets
2 7 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) SAML
3 1 (3.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) CESG
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) CoreOS
3 7 (25.00%) RancherOS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) DevOps
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (53.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (25.00%) Security Hardening
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) BCP
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Security
6 1 (3.57%) CRAMM
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.57%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Ruby
2 16 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Go
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Docker
2 7 (25.00%) etcd
2 7 (25.00%) flannel
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (25.00%) Consul
3 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (25.00%) Marathon
3 7 (25.00%) Mesos
3 7 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (25.00%) Rancher
4 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) F5
2 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) Splunk