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 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 86 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 29 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.36% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.29% 11.71% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 25
Average daily rate £325 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.11 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.65% +62.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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
236 205 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.61% 11.61% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 138 83
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £15.75
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 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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 19 £328 -31.05% 11
Bradford +1 2 £550 +22.22% 2
Halifax - 2 £500 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - - 3
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.84%) Linux
3 31 (42.47%) DNS
4 30 (41.10%) Windows
5 24 (32.88%) Active Directory
6 22 (30.14%) DHCP
6 22 (30.14%) HTTP
6 22 (30.14%) VMware
6 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (28.77%) SSL
7 21 (28.77%) Java
7 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
8 20 (27.40%) DevOps
8 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (24.66%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (24.66%) .NET
10 18 (24.66%) J2EE
10 18 (24.66%) Configuration Management
11 17 (23.29%) ITIL
11 17 (23.29%) LAN
11 17 (23.29%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (23.29%) Google
11 17 (23.29%) Google App Engine
11 17 (23.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (20.55%) WAN
13 15 (20.55%) Apache
13 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
13 15 (20.55%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (20.55%) Apache
1 15 (20.55%) IIS
1 15 (20.55%) Jetty
1 15 (20.55%) nginx
1 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
1 15 (20.55%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.74%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.37%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Office
2 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (24.66%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (23.29%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (23.29%) Google App Engine
3 17 (23.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.74%) Office 365
5 1 (1.37%) GitHub
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (42.47%) DNS
2 22 (30.14%) DHCP
2 22 (30.14%) HTTP
3 21 (28.77%) SSL
4 17 (23.29%) LAN
5 15 (20.55%) WAN
6 14 (19.18%) FTP
6 14 (19.18%) IPsec
7 10 (13.70%) VPN
8 8 (10.96%) Firewall
8 8 (10.96%) OSPF
9 7 (9.59%) Internet
9 7 (9.59%) IPv4
10 6 (8.22%) MPLS
11 5 (6.85%) BGP
11 5 (6.85%) VoIP
11 5 (6.85%) Wireless
12 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.48%) GSM
12 4 (5.48%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.37%) Redis
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.37%) FishEye
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Log4j
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.85%) Electronics
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) 2nd Line Support
1 12 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Desktop Support
5 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Developer
6 4 (5.48%) IP Network Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) WebOps Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) IT Support
7 3 (4.11%) Linux Support
7 3 (4.11%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) .NET
1 18 (24.66%) J2EE
2 15 (20.55%) Servlets
3 3 (4.11%) XML
4 2 (2.74%) Web Services
5 1 (1.37%) jQuery
5 1 (1.37%) JSON
5 1 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.11%) PKI
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.37%) IVR
4 1 (1.37%) Life Science
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Linux
2 30 (41.10%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
4 10 (13.70%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.96%) Unix
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.85%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.74%) Solaris
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.37%) AIX
11 1 (1.37%) Android
11 1 (1.37%) CentOS
11 1 (1.37%) Fedora
11 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (27.40%) DevOps
2 18 (24.66%) Configuration Management
3 17 (23.29%) ITIL
4 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.07%) Web Operations
6 8 (10.96%) Open Source
7 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (6.85%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Ticket Management
9 3 (4.11%) Network Design
9 3 (4.11%) Presales
9 3 (4.11%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (2.74%) Automated Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) Java
2 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
2 5 (6.85%) Perl
2 5 (6.85%) SQL
3 4 (5.48%) C++
3 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) C
4 2 (2.74%) PHP
4 2 (2.74%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (15.07%) MCSE
4 7 (9.59%) CCNA
4 7 (9.59%) MCP
4 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.22%) CCNP
6 5 (6.85%) CCIE
6 5 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.48%) CCDP
7 4 (5.48%) ISEB
8 3 (4.11%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.74%) MCDST
9 2 (2.74%) MCSA
9 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.37%) CCDE
10 1 (1.37%) CCSP
10 1 (1.37%) CCVP
10 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (32.88%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.81%) Xen
4 5 (6.85%) Firmware
5 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.11%) vCloud
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
2 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.11%) Cacti
3 3 (4.11%) Nagios
4 2 (2.74%) SCCM
4 2 (2.74%) SCOM
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.37%) logstash
5 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.14%) VMware
3 17 (23.29%) Google
4 14 (19.18%) Cisco
5 6 (8.22%) Citrix
5 6 (8.22%) F5
6 5 (6.85%) Oracle
6 5 (6.85%) SAP
7 4 (5.48%) HP
7 4 (5.48%) Lotus
8 3 (4.11%) Meraki
8 3 (4.11%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.11%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.37%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.37%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.37%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.37%) Splunk