The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 81 70 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 15 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 1.82% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.02% 11.62% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +129.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +8.33%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 241 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.95% 15.65% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 137 138
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £363 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 19
Average hourly rate £18.75 £30.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 11 £338 +22.72% 11
Bradford +7 3 £275 - 1
Halifax -7 1 £145 -47.27% 1
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (45.00%) Windows
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) VLAN
3 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (35.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) Python
5 12 (30.00%) VPN
6 11 (27.50%) ISEB
6 11 (27.50%) LAN
6 11 (27.50%) WAN
6 11 (27.50%) Ethernet
6 11 (27.50%) VMware
7 10 (25.00%) Oracle
8 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (22.50%) Perl
8 9 (22.50%) MySQL
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (22.50%) HP
8 9 (22.50%) Tcl
8 9 (22.50%) MPLS
8 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Lync
9 8 (20.00%) Master Data Management
9 8 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (20.00%) vSphere
9 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (20.00%) Xen
9 8 (20.00%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Lync
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) CICS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Firewall
1 15 (37.50%) VLAN
2 12 (30.00%) VPN
3 11 (27.50%) LAN
3 11 (27.50%) WAN
3 11 (27.50%) Ethernet
4 9 (22.50%) MPLS
5 8 (20.00%) Wireless
5 8 (20.00%) IPsec
6 7 (17.50%) DNS
7 6 (15.00%) DVB
7 6 (15.00%) SAN
8 5 (12.50%) SSH
8 5 (12.50%) SMTP
8 5 (12.50%) SSL
8 5 (12.50%) NAS
9 4 (10.00%) Internet
10 1 (2.50%) SMS
10 1 (2.50%) VoIP
10 1 (2.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Project Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) XMPP
2 6 (15.00%) XML
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Video on Demand
1 6 (15.00%) IPTV
2 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.00%) MPEG
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) STB
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) IVR
5 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Debian
5 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
2 8 (20.00%) Master Data Management
2 8 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (20.00%) Data Management
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Test Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 9 (22.50%) Perl
2 9 (22.50%) Tcl
3 8 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (12.50%) PHP
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) C
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) ISEB
2 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (20.00%) vSphere
1 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (20.00%) Xen
2 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) HP
5 8 (20.00%) NetApp
5 8 (20.00%) EMC
5 8 (20.00%) IBM
6 6 (15.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.00%) Capita
8 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
8 1 (2.50%) Avaya
8 1 (2.50%) Verint
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