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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 105 68 100
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +32
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 46 87 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.57% 2.74% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.45% 18.13% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 13
Median daily rate £475 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £207 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 4
Median hourly rate - £15.36 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £17.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+116.38% -0.97%
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
440 480 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.02% 15.09% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 305 164
Median daily rate £382 £328 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% +7.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +5.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £150.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -17 21 £463 +32.14% 20
South Yorkshire -18 18 £500 +81.81% 8
North Yorkshire +5 7 £375 -10.28% 5
East Yorkshire -6 1 - -
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 43 (52.44%) DNS
2 40 (48.78%) HTTP
2 40 (48.78%) Windows
3 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
4 35 (42.68%) Linux
5 31 (37.80%) Jenkins
6 30 (36.59%) SSL
6 30 (36.59%) DevOps
7 28 (34.15%) Cisco
8 25 (30.49%) DHCP
8 25 (30.49%) Unix
9 24 (29.27%) Firewall
9 24 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (26.83%) Ruby
10 22 (26.83%) MongoDB
10 22 (26.83%) IPsec
10 22 (26.83%) Internet
10 22 (26.83%) FTP
11 21 (25.61%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (25.61%) Travis CI
12 20 (24.39%) Tomcat
12 20 (24.39%) IIS
12 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (23.17%) WebSphere
13 19 (23.17%) Jetty
13 19 (23.17%) F5
13 19 (23.17%) Puppet
13 19 (23.17%) Cloud Computing
13 19 (23.17%) nginx
13 19 (23.17%) Servlets

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 20 (24.39%) IIS
1 20 (24.39%) Tomcat
2 19 (23.17%) Jetty
2 19 (23.17%) Mongrel
2 19 (23.17%) nginx
2 19 (23.17%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.54%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.10%) Apache
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.17%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.10%) GitHub
3 5 (6.10%) Google App Engine
3 5 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (52.44%) DNS
2 40 (48.78%) HTTP
3 30 (36.59%) SSL
4 25 (30.49%) DHCP
5 24 (29.27%) Firewall
6 22 (26.83%) FTP
6 22 (26.83%) Internet
6 22 (26.83%) IPsec
7 15 (18.29%) BIG-IP
8 11 (13.41%) Extranet
8 11 (13.41%) Intranet
8 11 (13.41%) LAN
8 11 (13.41%) WAN
9 7 (8.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (8.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (8.54%) Wireless
10 6 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (7.32%) VPN
11 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) MongoDB
2 21 (25.61%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (20.73%) MySQL
4 7 (8.54%) Redis
5 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (37.80%) Jenkins
2 21 (25.61%) Travis CI
3 5 (6.10%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 15 (18.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.29%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Administrator
5 8 (9.76%) Security Specialist
6 7 (8.54%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.32%) Information Security Specialist
7 6 (7.32%) Information Specialist
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.66%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) IP Specialist
9 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) DevOps Administrator
10 2 (2.44%) Hadoop Administrator
10 2 (2.44%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) Servlets
2 14 (17.07%) LAMP
2 14 (17.07%) LAPP Stack
2 14 (17.07%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (8.54%) Node.js
4 6 (7.32%) .NET
5 5 (6.10%) J2EE
6 4 (4.88%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.22%) REST
7 1 (1.22%) SAML
7 1 (1.22%) SOAP
7 1 (1.22%) WAP
7 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) CESG
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) CMDB
4 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.22%) IVR
4 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Psychology
4 1 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.78%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Linux
3 25 (30.49%) Unix
4 11 (13.41%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.54%) CoreOS
5 7 (8.54%) RancherOS
6 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.44%) CentOS
8 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.22%) Solaris
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) DevOps
2 24 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (18.29%) Load Balancing
6 14 (17.07%) ITIL
7 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.54%) Information Security
8 7 (8.54%) Security Hardening
9 5 (6.10%) Web Operations
10 4 (4.88%) ISMS
10 4 (4.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 4 (4.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (4.88%) Network Management
10 4 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Service Continuity Management
10 4 (4.88%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (4.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) Ruby
2 17 (20.73%) Bash Shell
3 16 (19.51%) Java
3 16 (19.51%) Python
4 7 (8.54%) Go
5 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.10%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.44%) C
8 2 (2.44%) SQL
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) CCNA
4 5 (6.10%) CISSP
5 4 (4.88%) CISM
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.44%) CCNP
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) Firmware
3 9 (10.98%) Docker
4 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.54%) etcd
5 7 (8.54%) flannel
6 6 (7.32%) Xen
7 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (23.17%) Puppet
2 18 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (8.54%) Consul
4 7 (8.54%) Kubernetes
4 7 (8.54%) Marathon
4 7 (8.54%) Mesos
4 7 (8.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (8.54%) Rancher
5 4 (4.88%) Nexpose
6 3 (3.66%) Ansible
7 2 (2.44%) Nagios
7 2 (2.44%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 28 (34.15%) Cisco
3 19 (23.17%) F5
4 11 (13.41%) VMware
5 5 (6.10%) ArcSight
5 5 (6.10%) Citrix
5 5 (6.10%) Google
5 5 (6.10%) Intel Security
5 5 (6.10%) Juniper
6 4 (4.88%) Blue Coat
6 4 (4.88%) FireEye
6 4 (4.88%) GFI Software
6 4 (4.88%) LogRhythm
6 4 (4.88%) Rapid7
6 4 (4.88%) Sourcefire
6 4 (4.88%) Symantec
6 4 (4.88%) TippingPoint
7 2 (2.44%) CA
7 2 (2.44%) Remedy
7 2 (2.44%) SaltStack