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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 20 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.38% 1.12% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.93% 10.14% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 25
Median daily rate £463 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.15% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £195 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+70.45% -16.98%

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
224 217 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.46% 11.07% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 143 162
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £237 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £45.05 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +11 12 £463 +35.03% 10
Huddersfield - 6 - -
Wakefield +1 1 £320 - 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 35 (67.31%) DNS
2 31 (59.62%) Windows
3 25 (48.08%) Linux
4 23 (44.23%) DevOps
5 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (38.46%) Python
6 18 (34.62%) SMTP
7 17 (32.69%) SNMP
7 17 (32.69%) LDAP
7 17 (32.69%) CSS
7 17 (32.69%) XML
7 17 (32.69%) HTML
7 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
7 17 (32.69%) Ubuntu
7 17 (32.69%) Splunk
8 16 (30.77%) Firewall
8 16 (30.77%) Cisco
9 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.15%) Unix
11 10 (19.23%) BIG-IP
11 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
11 10 (19.23%) ITIL
11 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 10 (19.23%) F5
12 9 (17.31%) Internet
12 9 (17.31%) DHCP
12 9 (17.31%) HTTP
13 8 (15.38%) SSL
13 8 (15.38%) Citrix
13 8 (15.38%) Windows Server

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (67.31%) DNS
2 18 (34.62%) SMTP
3 17 (32.69%) LDAP
3 17 (32.69%) SNMP
4 16 (30.77%) Firewall
5 10 (19.23%) BIG-IP
6 9 (17.31%) DHCP
6 9 (17.31%) HTTP
6 9 (17.31%) Internet
7 8 (15.38%) SSL
8 7 (13.46%) LAN
8 7 (13.46%) WAN
9 6 (11.54%) Extranet
9 6 (11.54%) Intranet
10 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (3.85%) FWSM
11 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
11 2 (3.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.85%) MySQL
1 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Administrator
2 6 (11.54%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (11.54%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Splunk Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) IP Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) CSS
1 17 (32.69%) HTML
1 17 (32.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Linux
3 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (32.69%) Ubuntu
5 11 (21.15%) Unix
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 2 (3.85%) Android
8 2 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) DevOps
2 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Kanban
6 3 (5.77%) Scrum
6 3 (5.77%) SIEM
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Web Operations
7 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.85%) High Availability
7 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Python
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) C
5 2 (3.85%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) Go
5 2 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CCNA
2 3 (5.77%) MCSE
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) CCA
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) CISM
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) Firmware
3 2 (3.85%) Docker
3 2 (3.85%) vCloud
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.85%) VMware GSX
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (9.62%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Salt
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Splunk
2 16 (30.77%) Cisco
3 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) F5
5 8 (15.38%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) VMware
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe
8 1 (1.92%) Apple
8 1 (1.92%) Canon
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Mitel
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.92%) Xerox