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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 37 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.81% 1.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.39% 6.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.45% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%

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
61 82 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.13% 20.00% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 27
Median daily rate £475 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £213 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) HTTP
2 19 (73.08%) Ruby
3 15 (57.69%) SSL
3 15 (57.69%) DevOps
4 12 (46.15%) MongoDB
4 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) Python
5 11 (42.31%) Java
5 11 (42.31%) Puppet
5 11 (42.31%) Salt
5 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
7 8 (30.77%) Go
7 8 (30.77%) CoreOS
7 8 (30.77%) Kubernetes
7 8 (30.77%) Security Hardening
7 8 (30.77%) GitHub
7 8 (30.77%) Bitbucket
7 8 (30.77%) Node.js
7 8 (30.77%) Redis
7 8 (30.77%) OpenStack
7 8 (30.77%) etcd
7 8 (30.77%) flannel
7 8 (30.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 8 (30.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 8 (30.77%) RancherOS
7 8 (30.77%) Rancher
7 8 (30.77%) Marathon

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 8 (30.77%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) GitHub
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) HTTP
2 15 (57.69%) SSL
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) LDAP
3 6 (23.08%) SAN
4 4 (15.38%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) BGP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) OSPF
5 1 (3.85%) TACACS
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MongoDB
1 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (30.77%) Redis
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Bitbucket
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Server Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Node.js
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Symmetrix
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) CoreOS
2 8 (30.77%) RancherOS
3 6 (23.08%) AIX
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) VMS
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Security Hardening
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Ruby
2 11 (42.31%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) Go
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Docker
1 8 (30.77%) etcd
1 8 (30.77%) flannel
2 6 (23.08%) NFS
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (23.08%) SRDF
2 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System
2 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
1 11 (42.31%) Salt
2 8 (30.77%) Consul
2 8 (30.77%) Docker Swarm
2 8 (30.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (30.77%) Kubernetes
2 8 (30.77%) Marathon
2 8 (30.77%) Mesos
2 8 (30.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (30.77%) Rancher
3 6 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (11.54%) Ansible
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) EMC
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
1 6 (23.08%) NetApp
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
1 6 (23.08%) Sun
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco