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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 27 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.82% 6.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 29.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 0
Median daily rate £550 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.41 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+101.96% -8.62%
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 91 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.11% 21.41% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 25
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.35 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.37% +12.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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
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 September 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 23 (88.46%) Linux
1 23 (88.46%) Jenkins
1 23 (88.46%) DevOps
2 21 (80.77%) MongoDB
2 21 (80.77%) HTTP
2 21 (80.77%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (80.77%) Ruby
3 16 (61.54%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (57.69%) MySQL
4 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
5 14 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (53.85%) DHCP
5 14 (53.85%) IIS
5 14 (53.85%) DNS
6 13 (50.00%) Servlets
6 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 13 (50.00%) Python
6 13 (50.00%) FTP
6 13 (50.00%) Jetty
6 13 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 13 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (50.00%) nginx
6 13 (50.00%) LAMP
6 13 (50.00%) IPsec
6 13 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
6 13 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
6 13 (50.00%) Travis CI

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 14 (53.85%) IIS
2 13 (50.00%) Jetty
2 13 (50.00%) Mongrel
2 13 (50.00%) nginx
2 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (30.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (23.08%) GitHub
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) HTTP
2 14 (53.85%) DHCP
2 14 (53.85%) DNS
3 13 (50.00%) FTP
3 13 (50.00%) IPsec
4 8 (30.77%) SSL
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) BGP
6 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) PABX
6 1 (3.85%) SMTP
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) MongoDB
1 21 (80.77%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (57.69%) MySQL
3 8 (30.77%) Redis
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Jenkins
2 13 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 13 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 13 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) LAMP
1 13 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 13 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 13 (50.00%) Servlets
2 8 (30.77%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) SAML
3 1 (3.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) CoreOS
3 8 (30.77%) RancherOS
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) DevOps
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (30.77%) Security Hardening
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) BCP
6 1 (3.85%) CRAMM
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Ruby
2 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
3 13 (50.00%) Python
4 10 (38.46%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) Go
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCIE
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Docker
2 8 (30.77%) etcd
2 8 (30.77%) flannel
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (30.77%) Consul
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 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) F5
2 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper