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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 74 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 54 53 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 1.72% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.75% 12.38% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 32
Median daily rate £450 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £125 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.43% +10.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -10.00%
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
366 428 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.23% 13.86% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 267 228
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 23
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.68 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.28% -39.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.40 £38.00
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
West Yorkshire +21 33 £450 +28.57% 15
South Yorkshire +5 20 £450 +11.80% 1
North Yorkshire -1 1 £450 +50.00% 2
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 55 (54.46%) Linux
2 54 (53.47%) Windows
3 51 (50.50%) DNS
4 48 (47.52%) DevOps
5 35 (34.65%) HTTP
6 33 (32.67%) Python
7 30 (29.70%) SSL
8 28 (27.72%) Cisco
9 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
9 26 (25.74%) Firewall
9 26 (25.74%) Ruby
10 25 (24.75%) Unix
11 23 (22.77%) LDAP
12 22 (21.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
13 20 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (18.81%) Internet
14 19 (18.81%) SMTP
14 19 (18.81%) DHCP
14 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
15 18 (17.82%) Puppet
15 18 (17.82%) F5
15 18 (17.82%) SNMP
15 18 (17.82%) Java
15 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
16 17 (16.83%) HTML
16 17 (16.83%) XML
16 17 (16.83%) CSS
16 17 (16.83%) Ubuntu

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (12.87%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.88%) OpenStack
3 9 (8.91%) IIS
4 7 (6.93%) Jetty
4 7 (6.93%) Mongrel
4 7 (6.93%) nginx
4 7 (6.93%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.90%) GitHub
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.97%) IaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.50%) DNS
2 35 (34.65%) HTTP
3 30 (29.70%) SSL
4 26 (25.74%) Firewall
5 23 (22.77%) LDAP
6 19 (18.81%) DHCP
6 19 (18.81%) Internet
6 19 (18.81%) SMTP
7 18 (17.82%) SNMP
8 13 (12.87%) BIG-IP
8 13 (12.87%) LAN
9 10 (9.90%) WAN
10 9 (8.91%) FTP
10 9 (8.91%) IPsec
10 9 (8.91%) Wireless
11 8 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (7.92%) Extranet
11 8 (7.92%) Intranet
11 8 (7.92%) SAN
11 8 (7.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
1 19 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.88%) Redis
3 8 (7.92%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.99%) Big Data
5 1 (0.99%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.90%) Bitbucket
3 9 (8.91%) Travis CI
4 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.98%) Subversion
5 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Law
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (20.79%) Administrator
3 10 (9.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (8.91%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Security Specialist
5 7 (6.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Hardware Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Information Security Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Information Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Storage Specialist
7 5 (4.95%) IP Specialist
7 5 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Splunk Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Unix Administrator
9 3 (2.97%) Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Network Specialist
9 3 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.97%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) CSS
1 17 (16.83%) HTML
1 17 (16.83%) XML
2 12 (11.88%) Node.js
3 7 (6.93%) LAMP
3 7 (6.93%) LAPP Stack
3 7 (6.93%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (6.93%) Servlets
4 5 (4.95%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.97%) Web Services
6 1 (0.99%) .NET
6 1 (0.99%) SAML
6 1 (0.99%) WAP
6 1 (0.99%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) Symmetrix
3 4 (3.96%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) CESG
6 1 (0.99%) Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.99%) IVR
6 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (54.46%) Linux
2 54 (53.47%) Windows
3 25 (24.75%) Unix
4 22 (21.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (16.83%) Ubuntu
6 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
7 12 (11.88%) CoreOS
7 12 (11.88%) RancherOS
8 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.94%) AIX
10 4 (3.96%) CentOS
10 4 (3.96%) Solaris
10 4 (3.96%) SUSE
10 4 (3.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (3.96%) VMS
11 2 (1.98%) Android
11 2 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) DevOps
2 20 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (12.87%) ITIL
4 12 (11.88%) Security Hardening
5 11 (10.89%) Load Balancing
6 8 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.94%) Information Security
8 5 (4.95%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (4.95%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 5 (4.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (4.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 5 (4.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (4.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (3.96%) Change Management
9 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.96%) Kanban
9 4 (3.96%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.67%) Python
2 26 (25.74%) Ruby
3 18 (17.82%) Java
3 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.88%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.88%) Go
5 9 (8.91%) Perl
6 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.98%) C
7 2 (1.98%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.99%) SQL
8 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.92%) CCNA
5 4 (3.96%) CISSP
5 4 (3.96%) Degree
6 3 (2.97%) CCNP
6 3 (2.97%) CISM
6 3 (2.97%) MCSE
6 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.98%) CCA
7 2 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) COBIT
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.85%) Docker
2 12 (11.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.88%) etcd
2 12 (11.88%) flannel
3 8 (7.92%) Firmware
4 6 (5.94%) NFS
4 6 (5.94%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.94%) SRDF
4 6 (5.94%) Veritas File System
4 6 (5.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.98%) vCloud
5 2 (1.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.98%) VMware GSX
5 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.98%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.98%) vSphere
6 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) Puppet
2 16 (15.84%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.88%) Consul
3 12 (11.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 12 (11.88%) Kubernetes
3 12 (11.88%) Marathon
3 12 (11.88%) Mesos
3 12 (11.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 12 (11.88%) Rancher
4 7 (6.93%) Salt
5 6 (5.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (4.95%) Ansible
6 5 (4.95%) Nexpose
7 4 (3.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.99%) Nagios
9 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (27.72%) Cisco
2 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
3 18 (17.82%) F5
4 17 (16.83%) Splunk
5 10 (9.90%) VMware
6 8 (7.92%) Citrix
7 7 (6.93%) NetApp
8 6 (5.94%) EMC
8 6 (5.94%) IBM
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle
8 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.94%) Sun
8 6 (5.94%) Veritas
9 5 (4.95%) ArcSight
9 5 (4.95%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.95%) Intel Security
9 5 (4.95%) Juniper
9 5 (4.95%) Sourcefire
9 5 (4.95%) Symantec
9 5 (4.95%) TippingPoint