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 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 40 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.73% 1.30% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.48% 7.69% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£140 £310 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.83% -6.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £324 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.02% +17.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £7.19 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.24% +72.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.33% -22.36%
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
61 52 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.10% 16.94% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 24
Average daily rate £275 £310 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £179 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -74.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 -5 3 £140 - 2
Rotherham - 3 - - 1
Doncaster -8 1 - -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) SMS
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) CA
5 1 (12.50%) Peregrine

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SMS
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Sun
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Peregrine
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy