The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 8 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.17% 3.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -18.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.09% 23.08% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £320 £279 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.79% +1.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

TCP/IP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Switch Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco