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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 35 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 19 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.70% 1.89% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.59% 10.20% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 1
Median daily rate £438 £380 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.13% +117.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.34%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 98 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.12% 18.53% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 40
Median daily rate £350 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £17.60 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.55% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £20.40 £27.50
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 South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +12 18 £450 +5.88% 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) HTTP
2 23 (71.88%) Ruby
3 20 (62.50%) DevOps
4 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 16 (50.00%) SSL
4 16 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (40.63%) Puppet
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) Python
6 13 (40.63%) Java
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) DNS
7 10 (31.25%) Node.js
7 10 (31.25%) Redis
7 10 (31.25%) GitHub
7 10 (31.25%) Bitbucket
7 10 (31.25%) Go
7 10 (31.25%) OpenStack
7 10 (31.25%) Salt
7 10 (31.25%) Mesos
7 10 (31.25%) CoreOS
7 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
7 10 (31.25%) Security Hardening
7 10 (31.25%) Docker
7 10 (31.25%) etcd
7 10 (31.25%) flannel
7 10 (31.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (31.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Jetty
3 3 (9.38%) Mongrel
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) GitHub
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.38%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) HTTP
2 16 (50.00%) SSL
3 10 (31.25%) DNS
4 7 (21.88%) SAN
5 6 (18.75%) DHCP
5 6 (18.75%) LDAP
6 4 (12.50%) NAS
7 3 (9.38%) FTP
7 3 (9.38%) IPsec
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) TACACS
8 2 (6.25%) Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) WLAN
9 1 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 16 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (31.25%) Redis
3 6 (18.75%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (31.25%) Bitbucket
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Travis CI
5 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Node.js
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) LAMP
3 3 (9.38%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (9.38%) Servlets
4 1 (3.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Symmetrix
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) CoreOS
2 10 (31.25%) RancherOS
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
4 4 (12.50%) SUSE
4 4 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (12.50%) VMS
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Security Hardening
4 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Web Operations
8 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Ruby
2 13 (40.63%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) Go
4 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.75%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Docker
1 10 (31.25%) etcd
1 10 (31.25%) flannel
2 6 (18.75%) NFS
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (18.75%) SRDF
2 6 (18.75%) Veritas File System
2 6 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (40.63%) Puppet
2 10 (31.25%) Consul
2 10 (31.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
2 10 (31.25%) Marathon
2 10 (31.25%) Mesos
2 10 (31.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (31.25%) Rancher
2 10 (31.25%) Salt
3 6 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (9.38%) Ansible
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) EMC
1 6 (18.75%) IBM
1 6 (18.75%) NetApp
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
1 6 (18.75%) Sun
1 6 (18.75%) Veritas
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto