The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 86 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 54 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.87% 1.59% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.05% 14.60% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 31
Average daily rate
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£288 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.87% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £231 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £383 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Average hourly rate £16.72 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.12% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.44%
TCP/IP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
448 274 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.50% 10.91% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 153 177
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 34
Average hourly rate £16.72 £13.71 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -16.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.50 £25.90 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Yorkshire region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Yorkshire region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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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
West Yorkshire -10 30 £288 -17.85% 10
North Yorkshire +5 13 £293 -12.68% 6
South Yorkshire -12 4 £195 - 2
East Yorkshire +6 3 - - 4
Humberside - 1 £200 -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 44 (39.64%) LAN
2 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (37.84%) Linux
3 40 (36.04%) Windows
4 38 (34.23%) DNS
5 37 (33.33%) WAN
6 36 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (31.53%) Cisco
8 32 (28.83%) VPN
8 32 (28.83%) SSL
9 30 (27.03%) MPLS
9 30 (27.03%) Firewall
10 29 (26.13%) Active Directory
10 29 (26.13%) CCNP
11 26 (23.42%) HTTP
11 26 (23.42%) VMware
12 24 (21.62%) Java
13 23 (20.72%) DHCP
13 23 (20.72%) OSPF
13 23 (20.72%) BGP
14 22 (19.82%) CCIP
15 21 (18.92%) MS Office
15 21 (18.92%) Configuration Management
16 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (17.12%) ITIL
18 18 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (15.32%) WebSphere
19 17 (15.32%) Apache
19 17 (15.32%) IPv4
19 17 (15.32%) IPv6

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (15.32%) WebSphere
1 17 (15.32%) Apache
2 16 (14.41%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.61%) IIS
3 14 (12.61%) nginx
4 13 (11.71%) Jetty
5 8 (7.21%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.80%) Node.js
9 1 (0.90%) Lync
9 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Office
2 8 (7.21%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (12.61%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (11.71%) Google App Engine
4 13 (11.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 44 (39.64%) LAN
2 38 (34.23%) DNS
3 37 (33.33%) WAN
4 32 (28.83%) VPN
4 32 (28.83%) SSL
5 30 (27.03%) MPLS
5 30 (27.03%) Firewall
6 26 (23.42%) HTTP
7 23 (20.72%) DHCP
7 23 (20.72%) OSPF
7 23 (20.72%) BGP
8 17 (15.32%) IPv4
8 17 (15.32%) IPv6
9 15 (13.51%) IPsec
10 13 (11.71%) FTP
11 10 (9.01%) SAN
12 7 (6.31%) Internet
12 7 (6.31%) Ethernet
13 6 (5.41%) BIG-IP
13 6 (5.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.90%) Big Data
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.90%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.90%) Subversion
2 1 (0.90%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.90%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Back Office
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Advertising
4 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.11%) Analyst
4 8 (7.21%) Administrator
5 6 (5.41%) Project Engineer
6 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (3.60%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Deskside Support
7 4 (3.60%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (3.60%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.60%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (2.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) Servlets
1 13 (11.71%) .NET
1 13 (11.71%) J2EE
2 7 (6.31%) Web Services
3 5 (4.50%) Middleware
4 3 (2.70%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.90%) LAMP
5 1 (0.90%) XMPP
5 1 (0.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Open Source
2 6 (5.41%) BYOD
3 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.50%) Replication
4 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.60%) iPad
5 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) CMDB
6 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.90%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.84%) Linux
2 40 (36.04%) Windows
3 16 (14.41%) UNIX
4 11 (9.91%) Android
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.21%) AIX
6 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.41%) Solaris
7 6 (5.41%) Windows Phone
7 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.50%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.60%) SUSE
9 4 (3.60%) zOS
10 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.70%) HPUX
10 3 (2.70%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) Configuration Management
2 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.12%) ITIL
4 13 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (10.81%) Service Management
5 12 (10.81%) DevOps
6 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
6 8 (7.21%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.31%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.41%) Project Management
8 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (4.50%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.60%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.60%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.60%) Migration
10 4 (3.60%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.62%) Java
2 9 (8.11%) Python
3 8 (7.21%) PHP
4 6 (5.41%) C
5 5 (4.50%) Scala
5 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.50%) VB
5 5 (4.50%) Ruby
6 4 (3.60%) Perl
6 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.80%) SQL
7 2 (1.80%) C++
8 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.90%) VBScript
8 1 (0.90%) AWK
8 1 (0.90%) Korn
8 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (26.13%) CCNP
3 22 (19.82%) CCIP
4 16 (14.41%) CCNA
5 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (6.31%) MCSE
7 4 (3.60%) MCSA
8 3 (2.70%) CCDP
8 3 (2.70%) CCIE
8 3 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.80%) MCITP
9 2 (1.80%) CCSA
9 2 (1.80%) CCSE
9 2 (1.80%) CCDA
9 2 (1.80%) CISSP
9 2 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.80%) VCP5
9 2 (1.80%) VCAP
10 1 (0.90%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 29 (26.13%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.71%) vCloud
3 13 (11.71%) Xen
4 4 (3.60%) XenApp
4 4 (3.60%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.80%) vSphere
6 1 (0.90%) iptables
6 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) Puppet
2 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.41%) AirWatch
4 4 (3.60%) SCCM
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.80%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.90%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.90%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.90%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.90%) OpenView
6 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.53%) Cisco
3 26 (23.42%) VMware
4 14 (12.61%) Citrix
5 13 (11.71%) Google
6 11 (9.91%) Oracle
7 6 (5.41%) Juniper
7 6 (5.41%) F5
8 4 (3.60%) Brocade
8 4 (3.60%) Adobe
8 4 (3.60%) Remedy
8 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.70%) HP
9 3 (2.70%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.80%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.80%) OpenText
10 2 (1.80%) Vignette
10 2 (1.80%) Sun
10 2 (1.80%) EMC
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