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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 62 71 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 56 47 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.30% 2.08% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 18.65% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £295 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £300 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -26.82%
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
352 252 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.43% 11.16% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 144 98
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 23
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £24.20 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 26 January 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
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 26 January 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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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 -14 30 £375 +25.00% 18
North Yorkshire +9 6 £288 - 11
South Yorkshire +7 5 £175 -46.96% 3
East Yorkshire -6 3 £190 - 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 43 (45.26%) Windows
2 41 (43.16%) Linux
3 35 (36.84%) DNS
4 33 (34.74%) Active Directory
5 27 (28.42%) LAN
6 26 (27.37%) SSL
7 23 (24.21%) DHCP
7 23 (24.21%) VMware
8 22 (23.16%) WAN
9 21 (22.11%) Cisco
9 21 (22.11%) Load Balancing
10 19 (20.00%) Firewall
10 19 (20.00%) Java
11 17 (17.89%) Web Services
11 17 (17.89%) HTTP
11 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
11 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (16.84%) MPLS
12 16 (16.84%) VPN
12 16 (16.84%) ITIL
12 16 (16.84%) Python
12 16 (16.84%) DevOps
13 15 (15.79%) OSPF
13 15 (15.79%) BGP
14 14 (14.74%) PHP
14 14 (14.74%) CCNP
14 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
14 14 (14.74%) Ruby
15 13 (13.68%) UNIX
15 13 (13.68%) Internet

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) Apache
2 11 (11.58%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.42%) nginx
3 8 (8.42%) Node.js
4 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.21%) Jetty
5 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.16%) IIS
6 3 (3.16%) Lync
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (1.05%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Office
2 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 5 (5.26%) Route 53
5 3 (3.16%) Google App Engine
5 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.84%) DNS
2 27 (28.42%) LAN
3 26 (27.37%) SSL
4 23 (24.21%) DHCP
5 22 (23.16%) WAN
6 19 (20.00%) Firewall
7 17 (17.89%) HTTP
8 16 (16.84%) VPN
8 16 (16.84%) MPLS
9 15 (15.79%) OSPF
9 15 (15.79%) BGP
10 13 (13.68%) SAN
10 13 (13.68%) Internet
11 11 (11.58%) IPv4
11 11 (11.58%) IPv6
12 7 (7.37%) HTTPS
13 6 (6.32%) Ethernet
14 5 (5.26%) FTP
14 5 (5.26%) IPsec
14 5 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) MySQL
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.21%) Redis
3 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) SimpleDB
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.05%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Advertising
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (16.84%) Network Engineer
2 10 (10.53%) Analyst
3 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
3 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
3 7 (7.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (5.26%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 5 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (5.26%) Deskside Support
5 4 (4.21%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (4.21%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (4.21%) Support Analyst
5 4 (4.21%) Administrator
5 4 (4.21%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (3.16%) Technical Support
6 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.16%) Consultant
6 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (3.16%) IT Technician
7 2 (2.11%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) Web Services
2 6 (6.32%) Middleware
3 3 (3.16%) .NET
3 3 (3.16%) J2EE
3 3 (3.16%) Servlets
3 3 (3.16%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.11%) LAMP
4 2 (2.11%) JSON
4 2 (2.11%) RESTful
5 1 (1.05%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.26%) Open Source
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) NHS
3 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.11%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.11%) iPad
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) IPTV
6 1 (1.05%) RIA
6 1 (1.05%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.05%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 43 (45.26%) Windows
2 41 (43.16%) Linux
3 13 (13.68%) UNIX
4 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.47%) Windows XP
6 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.42%) Android
7 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Vista
8 5 (5.26%) AIX
8 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Phone
9 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.16%) HPUX
10 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.05%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Load Balancing
2 16 (16.84%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) DevOps
3 13 (13.68%) Configuration Management
4 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.37%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.37%) Project Management
6 7 (7.37%) Service Management
7 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.26%) Release Management
8 5 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (4.21%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.21%) Kanban
9 4 (4.21%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) Java
2 16 (16.84%) Python
3 14 (14.74%) Ruby
3 14 (14.74%) PHP
4 13 (13.68%) Bash Shell
5 12 (12.63%) C++
6 10 (10.53%) C
7 8 (8.42%) Perl
8 5 (5.26%) VB
8 5 (5.26%) Scala
9 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.16%) SQL
9 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.11%) Lua
10 2 (2.11%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.11%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.05%) Tcl
11 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.74%) CCNP
3 11 (11.58%) CCIP
4 6 (6.32%) CCNA
5 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.26%) MCSE
5 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.21%) MCSA
6 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.21%) Degree
7 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) CISSP
7 2 (2.11%) VCAP
7 2 (2.11%) VCP5
7 2 (2.11%) CCSA
7 2 (2.11%) CCSE
7 2 (2.11%) CCDA
7 2 (2.11%) CCDP
8 1 (1.05%) ISEB
8 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (34.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.53%) vCloud
4 6 (6.32%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.16%) Xen
6 3 (3.16%) XenApp
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
8 1 (1.05%) Varnish
8 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.05%) Corosync
8 1 (1.05%) KVM
8 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) Puppet
2 7 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.21%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.16%) Salt
5 2 (2.11%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.05%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (24.21%) VMware
2 21 (22.11%) Cisco
3 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle
5 8 (8.42%) Citrix
5 8 (8.42%) NetApp
6 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.26%) HP
8 4 (4.21%) EMC
8 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.16%) Dell
9 3 (3.16%) IBM
9 3 (3.16%) Google
9 3 (3.16%) Percona
10 2 (2.11%) Open Text
10 2 (2.11%) Vignette
10 2 (2.11%) SAP
10 2 (2.11%) CA
11 1 (1.05%) Mitel
11 1 (1.05%) Symantec
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £295 per day
Posted: 6 days ago