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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.57% - 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
TCP/IP
West 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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.57% 14.29% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £208 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand 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 12 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft