The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.01% 0.80% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.41% 5.06% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £475 £195 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
TCP/IP
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.02% 15.83% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 21
Average daily rate £400 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Yorkshire region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Yorkshire region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -12 8 £500 +257.14% 2
Doncaster +8 2 £140 -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) DHCP
4 9 (45.00%) HTTP
4 9 (45.00%) Puppet
4 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (40.00%) DevOps
5 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (40.00%) nginx
5 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 7 (35.00%) FTP
6 7 (35.00%) Servlets
6 7 (35.00%) IIS
6 7 (35.00%) IPsec
6 7 (35.00%) Jetty
6 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (35.00%) Travis CI
7 6 (30.00%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) LAMP
7 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (30.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) Python

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (40.00%) nginx
1 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 7 (35.00%) Jetty
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) DNS
2 9 (45.00%) DHCP
2 9 (45.00%) HTTP
3 7 (35.00%) FTP
3 7 (35.00%) IPsec
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) LDAP
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Servlets
2 6 (30.00%) LAMP
2 6 (30.00%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Psychology
3 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Debian
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) SIEM
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
7 1 (5.00%) UX Design
7 1 (5.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (30.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vCloud
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) QRadar
2 2 (10.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) CA
4 2 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (5.00%) Peregrine
5 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
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