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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 22 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 33 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.37% 1.72% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.70% 11.76% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £310 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +77.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £310 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.85 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.02% +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £18.48 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.23% +7.14%
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
115 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.20% 14.61% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 32 24
Average daily rate £275 £275 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -70.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £11.00 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 2015.

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
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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 - 25 £275 - 4
Rotherham +2 3 - - 1
Doncaster 0 2 - -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) DNS
3 14 (38.89%) SSL
3 14 (38.89%) DHCP
4 13 (36.11%) Windows
4 13 (36.11%) Linux
4 13 (36.11%) Firewall
4 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (30.56%) LAN
6 11 (30.56%) WAN
6 11 (30.56%) IIS
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco
7 10 (27.78%) FTP
7 10 (27.78%) HTTP
7 10 (27.78%) VPN
7 10 (27.78%) Java
7 10 (27.78%) .NET
7 10 (27.78%) J2EE
7 10 (27.78%) Servlets
7 10 (27.78%) VoIP
7 10 (27.78%) Apache
7 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
7 10 (27.78%) IPsec
7 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Google
7 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
7 10 (27.78%) Xen

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 10 (27.78%) Jetty
2 10 (27.78%) nginx
3 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (27.78%) Google App Engine
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) DNS
2 14 (38.89%) SSL
2 14 (38.89%) DHCP
3 13 (36.11%) Firewall
4 11 (30.56%) LAN
4 11 (30.56%) WAN
5 10 (27.78%) VoIP
5 10 (27.78%) FTP
5 10 (27.78%) HTTP
5 10 (27.78%) VPN
5 10 (27.78%) IPsec
6 9 (25.00%) VLAN
6 9 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (25.00%) MPLS
7 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (8.33%) SMS
9 2 (5.56%) Wireless
9 2 (5.56%) SAN
10 1 (2.78%) Intranet
10 1 (2.78%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (8.33%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
1 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Analyst
1 6 (16.67%) Consultant
1 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) IT Support
3 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
1 10 (27.78%) J2EE
1 10 (27.78%) Servlets
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows NT
4 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
1 10 (27.78%) Open Source
1 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
1 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps
2 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) C
3 3 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CCNA
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) GMP
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.78%) Xen
3 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Unicenter
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco
4 10 (27.78%) Google
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) CA
6 3 (8.33%) Peregrine
6 3 (8.33%) Sun
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
8 1 (2.78%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Spiceworks
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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