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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 66 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 33 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.17% 1.50% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.80% 12.13% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 24
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £125 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £21.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
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
223 272 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.64% 12.39% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 174 161
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.60% -16.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.75 £17.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
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 10 December 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 26 £450 +28.57% 10
Huddersfield - 5 - -
Halifax +3 1 £475 -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 36 (65.45%) DNS
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 24 (43.64%) Linux
4 22 (40.00%) DevOps
5 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (36.36%) Cisco
6 19 (34.55%) SMTP
6 19 (34.55%) Python
6 19 (34.55%) Firewall
7 17 (30.91%) Ubuntu
7 17 (30.91%) LDAP
7 17 (30.91%) CSS
7 17 (30.91%) XML
7 17 (30.91%) HTML
7 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
7 17 (30.91%) SNMP
7 17 (30.91%) Splunk
8 16 (29.09%) Unix
9 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
10 13 (23.64%) BIG-IP
10 13 (23.64%) F5
11 11 (20.00%) ITIL
11 11 (20.00%) Internet
12 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 10 (18.18%) SSL
12 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
13 9 (16.36%) HTTP
14 8 (14.55%) DHCP
14 8 (14.55%) LAN
14 8 (14.55%) WAN

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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (65.45%) DNS
2 19 (34.55%) Firewall
2 19 (34.55%) SMTP
3 17 (30.91%) LDAP
3 17 (30.91%) SNMP
4 13 (23.64%) BIG-IP
5 11 (20.00%) Internet
6 10 (18.18%) SSL
7 9 (16.36%) HTTP
8 8 (14.55%) DHCP
8 8 (14.55%) Extranet
8 8 (14.55%) Intranet
8 8 (14.55%) LAN
8 8 (14.55%) WAN
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.64%) FWSM
10 2 (3.64%) IPsec
10 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
10 2 (3.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Administrator
2 6 (10.91%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (10.91%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (9.09%) IP Specialist
3 5 (9.09%) Splunk Administrator
4 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Information Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) CSS
1 17 (30.91%) HTML
1 17 (30.91%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) SAML
2 1 (1.82%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) CESG
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (30.91%) Ubuntu
5 16 (29.09%) Unix
6 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.45%) CentOS
8 2 (3.64%) Android
8 2 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) DevOps
2 11 (20.00%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (7.27%) Kanban
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.45%) Information Security
6 3 (5.45%) ISMS
6 3 (5.45%) Network Management
6 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) Security Management
6 3 (5.45%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (5.45%) SIEM
6 3 (5.45%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Python
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) C
3 2 (3.64%) C++
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) CCNA
3 4 (7.27%) CISSP
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) CISM
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) CCA
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) Firmware
3 2 (3.64%) Docker
3 2 (3.64%) vCloud
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) VMware GSX
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
3 2 (3.64%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Cisco
2 17 (30.91%) Splunk
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.64%) F5
5 8 (14.55%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.64%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.82%) Adobe
8 1 (1.82%) Apple
8 1 (1.82%) Canon
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Mitel
8 1 (1.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.82%) Xerox