The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 96 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 22 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.94% 1.52% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.80% 10.63% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 17
Average daily rate
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£293 £288 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £360 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 301 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.03% 14.30% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 154 191
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 42
Average hourly rate £15.75 £30.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.98 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
TCP/IP
England

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 31 July 2014.

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
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 31 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
West Yorkshire -7 13 £275 - 16
South Yorkshire -1 6 £310 +30.52% 10
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 7
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 35 (55.56%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) MS Exchange
3 21 (33.33%) Linux
4 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
5 19 (30.16%) Cisco
5 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
6 18 (28.57%) VLAN
7 17 (26.98%) VMware
8 16 (25.40%) Firewall
9 15 (23.81%) VPN
9 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 14 (22.22%) Oracle
10 14 (22.22%) WAN
10 14 (22.22%) LAN
10 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 14 (22.22%) Python
11 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
12 12 (19.05%) MySQL
13 11 (17.46%) MS Office
13 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
14 10 (15.87%) Ethernet
14 10 (15.87%) ITIL
14 10 (15.87%) C
14 10 (15.87%) Perl
14 10 (15.87%) ISEB
14 10 (15.87%) Citrix
14 10 (15.87%) SAN
14 10 (15.87%) MPLS
14 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (15.87%) Lync

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 22 (34.92%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) Lync
3 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
6 5 (7.94%) IIS
7 4 (6.35%) Apache
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.59%) CICS
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) VLAN
2 16 (25.40%) Firewall
3 15 (23.81%) VPN
4 14 (22.22%) LAN
4 14 (22.22%) WAN
5 10 (15.87%) Ethernet
5 10 (15.87%) SAN
5 10 (15.87%) MPLS
6 9 (14.29%) DNS
7 8 (12.70%) Wireless
7 8 (12.70%) IPsec
7 8 (12.70%) Internet
8 6 (9.52%) SSH
8 6 (9.52%) SSL
8 6 (9.52%) DVB
9 5 (7.94%) SMTP
9 5 (7.94%) NAS
10 4 (6.35%) HTTP
11 3 (4.76%) DHCP
12 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Hudson
2 2 (3.17%) Subversion
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.94%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Electronics
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Architect
3 7 (11.11%) Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 8 (12.70%) XMPP
3 7 (11.11%) XML
4 5 (7.94%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.17%) Spring
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.59%) WebCenter
6 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) IPTV
1 6 (9.52%) Video on Demand
2 5 (7.94%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.35%) MPEG
3 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.17%) STB
5 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.17%) Firmware
5 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
6 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
4 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.11%) UNIX
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.35%) HPUX
9 3 (4.76%) AIX
9 3 (4.76%) Windows NT
10 2 (3.17%) Debian
10 2 (3.17%) Windows CE
11 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) ITIL
1 10 (15.87%) Data Management
2 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
2 8 (12.70%) Performance Testing
2 8 (12.70%) Master Data Management
2 8 (12.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
4 5 (7.94%) Scrum
4 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.94%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.76%) Test Management
6 3 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.76%) Content Management
6 3 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Python
2 10 (15.87%) Perl
2 10 (15.87%) C
3 9 (14.29%) Java
4 8 (12.70%) C++
4 8 (12.70%) Tcl
5 6 (9.52%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.17%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.17%) C#
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) ISEB
2 6 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCITP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.87%) Xen
3 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.70%) vSphere
3 8 (12.70%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.17%) qmail
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Unicenter
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) ARCserve
3 2 (3.17%) Hyperic
3 2 (3.17%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.17%) SCCM
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco
2 17 (26.98%) VMware
3 14 (22.22%) Oracle
4 10 (15.87%) Citrix
5 9 (14.29%) HP
6 8 (12.70%) EMC
6 8 (12.70%) IBM
6 8 (12.70%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) CA
7 4 (6.35%) SAP
8 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.17%) Capita
9 2 (3.17%) JBoss
9 2 (3.17%) Cognos
9 2 (3.17%) Intel
10 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.59%) Lotus
10 1 (1.59%) Avaya
10 1 (1.59%) Verint
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