The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 80 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 1.23% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 9.45% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 11
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£355 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £275 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £435 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.16%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 201 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.28% 12.99% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 120 142
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £31.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.33% +111.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £22.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.28 £36.00 £18.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Leeds +2 9 £380 +3.33% 3
Bradford -1 3 £355 - 1
Halifax -14 1 £145 -47.27% 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) VMware
4 14 (32.56%) DNS
4 14 (32.56%) VLAN
5 13 (30.23%) Oracle
6 12 (27.91%) VPN
6 12 (27.91%) HP
7 11 (25.58%) NetApp
7 11 (25.58%) IBM
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
7 11 (25.58%) Python
7 11 (25.58%) Firewall
7 11 (25.58%) IPsec
7 11 (25.58%) Xen
8 10 (23.26%) MPLS
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.26%) C++
8 10 (23.26%) MySQL
8 10 (23.26%) Cisco
9 9 (20.93%) ISEB
9 9 (20.93%) SSL
9 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
9 9 (20.93%) Data Management
9 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (20.93%) Lync
10 8 (18.60%) Master Data Management
10 8 (18.60%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
1 9 (20.93%) Lync
2 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) nginx
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.98%) Jetty
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) CICS
6 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.98%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
4 1 (2.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) DNS
1 14 (32.56%) VLAN
2 12 (27.91%) VPN
3 11 (25.58%) Firewall
3 11 (25.58%) IPsec
4 10 (23.26%) MPLS
5 9 (20.93%) SSL
5 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
6 8 (18.60%) Wireless
6 8 (18.60%) DHCP
7 7 (16.28%) DVB
8 5 (11.63%) SAN
8 5 (11.63%) Internet
8 5 (11.63%) WAN
8 5 (11.63%) SSH
9 4 (9.30%) LAN
9 4 (9.30%) HTTP
10 3 (6.98%) FTP
11 1 (2.33%) SMS
11 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.33%) SimpleDB
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.30%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Software Engineer
1 7 (16.28%) Architect
1 7 (16.28%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (16.28%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) XMPP
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) Servlets
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) POSIX
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
1 7 (16.28%) Video on Demand
1 7 (16.28%) IPTV
2 5 (11.63%) MPEG
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.65%) STB
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) IVR
5 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) UNIX
4 3 (6.98%) HPUX
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) AIX
6 1 (2.33%) zOS
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) VMS
6 1 (2.33%) Debian
6 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Data Management
2 8 (18.60%) Master Data Management
2 8 (18.60%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.98%) Test Management
7 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Release Management
8 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Python
2 10 (23.26%) C++
3 8 (18.60%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) Perl
4 7 (16.28%) Tcl
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) C
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
2 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.30%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.65%) MCSA
7 1 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Xen
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
3 8 (18.60%) vSphere
3 8 (18.60%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
5 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Salt
3 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle
3 12 (27.91%) HP
4 11 (25.58%) NetApp
4 11 (25.58%) IBM
4 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco
6 8 (18.60%) EMC
7 5 (11.63%) Citrix
8 3 (6.98%) Dell
8 3 (6.98%) Google
9 2 (4.65%) Capita
9 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.65%) SAP
10 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
10 1 (2.33%) Avaya
10 1 (2.33%) Verint
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago