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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 31 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 17 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.27% 1.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.37% 8.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Median daily rate £438 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.62%

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
67 83 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.83% 18.86% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 28
Median daily rate £350 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) HTTP
2 23 (76.67%) Ruby
3 20 (66.67%) DevOps
4 16 (53.33%) MongoDB
4 16 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (53.33%) SSL
5 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 13 (43.33%) Puppet
6 13 (43.33%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (43.33%) Python
6 13 (43.33%) Java
6 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) Go
7 10 (33.33%) Salt
7 10 (33.33%) Docker
7 10 (33.33%) GitHub
7 10 (33.33%) Bitbucket
7 10 (33.33%) Node.js
7 10 (33.33%) Redis
7 10 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 10 (33.33%) Mesos
7 10 (33.33%) CoreOS
7 10 (33.33%) Kubernetes
7 10 (33.33%) Security Hardening
7 10 (33.33%) etcd
7 10 (33.33%) flannel
7 10 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (33.33%) RancherOS

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 10 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) Jetty
2 3 (10.00%) Mongrel
2 3 (10.00%) nginx
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.00%) IaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) HTTP
2 16 (53.33%) SSL
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (20.00%) LDAP
4 6 (20.00%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) NAS
6 3 (10.00%) FTP
6 3 (10.00%) IPsec
7 1 (3.33%) BGP
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) Firewall
7 1 (3.33%) LAN
7 1 (3.33%) OSPF
7 1 (3.33%) TACACS
7 1 (3.33%) Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MongoDB
1 16 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (33.33%) Redis
3 6 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Wintel Server Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Node.js
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) LAMP
3 3 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Symmetrix
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) CoreOS
2 10 (33.33%) RancherOS
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) SUSE
5 4 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (13.33%) Unix
5 4 (13.33%) VMS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Security Hardening
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Ruby
2 13 (43.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Go
4 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Docker
1 10 (33.33%) etcd
1 10 (33.33%) flannel
2 6 (20.00%) NFS
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (20.00%) SRDF
2 6 (20.00%) Veritas File System
2 6 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) Consul
2 10 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 10 (33.33%) Marathon
2 10 (33.33%) Mesos
2 10 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (33.33%) Rancher
2 10 (33.33%) Salt
3 6 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) EMC
1 6 (20.00%) IBM
1 6 (20.00%) NetApp
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
1 6 (20.00%) Sun
1 6 (20.00%) Veritas
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco