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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 101 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 21 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.94% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.37% 14.67% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 10
Median daily rate £463 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £508 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £15.36 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -3.72%
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
251 300 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.64% 13.25% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 190 110
Median daily rate £357 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 7
Median hourly rate £12.36 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% +5.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.16 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £187.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -21 10 £413 +17.85% 10
Halifax -1 5 £475 +11.11% 1
Bradford +14 4 - -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 25 (59.52%) DNS
2 22 (52.38%) Cisco
3 19 (45.24%) SSL
3 19 (45.24%) Unix
4 18 (42.86%) HTTP
4 18 (42.86%) Firewall
5 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 14 (33.33%) Internet
6 14 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 14 (33.33%) F5
7 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
8 11 (26.19%) Intranet
8 11 (26.19%) Extranet
8 11 (26.19%) Firmware
8 11 (26.19%) Windows
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 10 (23.81%) VMware
10 9 (21.43%) ITIL
10 9 (21.43%) DHCP
10 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
11 8 (19.05%) FTP
11 8 (19.05%) Finance
11 8 (19.05%) IPsec
11 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
11 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (16.67%) Travis CI
12 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management

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 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) IIS
2 5 (11.90%) Jetty
2 5 (11.90%) Mongrel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) nginx
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.90%) Google App Engine
2 5 (11.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) DNS
2 19 (45.24%) SSL
3 18 (42.86%) Firewall
3 18 (42.86%) HTTP
4 14 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 14 (33.33%) Internet
5 11 (26.19%) Extranet
5 11 (26.19%) Intranet
6 9 (21.43%) DHCP
7 8 (19.05%) FTP
7 8 (19.05%) IPsec
8 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (16.67%) WAN
9 6 (14.29%) LAN
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (4.76%) FWSM
11 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Information Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.14%) IP Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Server Support
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) J2EE
1 5 (11.90%) Servlets
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) SAML
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) WAP
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) CESG
2 1 (2.38%) CMDB
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Unix
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) Web Operations
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) Information Security
7 4 (9.52%) ISMS
7 4 (9.52%) Network Management
7 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Security Management
7 4 (9.52%) Service Continuity Management
7 4 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Kanban
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) Perl
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (11.90%) CISSP
4 4 (9.52%) CISM
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.38%) CCNP
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Firmware
2 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.90%) Xen
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) F5
4 10 (23.81%) VMware
5 5 (11.90%) Google
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
7 2 (4.76%) SAP
7 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.38%) Adobe
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
8 1 (2.38%) Canon
8 1 (2.38%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.38%) Mitel
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas
8 1 (2.38%) Xerox