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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 77 98 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 45 40 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.07% 1.43% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 11.14% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 37
Median daily rate £450 £335 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £158 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.62%

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
345 359 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.85% 12.84% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 225 257
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +16 20 £444 +36.53% 24
South Yorkshire +5 19 £438 +15.13% 1
North Yorkshire +10 5 £450 - 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 54 (56.84%) Linux
2 50 (52.63%) Windows
3 48 (50.53%) DNS
4 43 (45.26%) DevOps
5 33 (34.74%) Python
6 32 (33.68%) HTTP
7 29 (30.53%) SSL
8 24 (25.26%) Firewall
8 24 (25.26%) Ruby
9 23 (24.21%) Cisco
9 23 (24.21%) LDAP
10 21 (22.11%) Unix
10 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
10 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (18.95%) Internet
12 18 (18.95%) SNMP
12 18 (18.95%) SMTP
12 18 (18.95%) Puppet
13 17 (17.89%) MongoDB
13 17 (17.89%) Splunk
13 17 (17.89%) Ubuntu
13 17 (17.89%) HTML
13 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
13 17 (17.89%) CSS
13 17 (17.89%) XML
13 17 (17.89%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (16.84%) Java
14 16 (16.84%) DHCP
14 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef

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 12 (12.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.21%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) Jetty
4 3 (3.16%) Mongrel
4 3 (3.16%) nginx
4 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (10.53%) GitHub
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.16%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (50.53%) DNS
2 32 (33.68%) HTTP
3 29 (30.53%) SSL
4 24 (25.26%) Firewall
5 23 (24.21%) LDAP
6 18 (18.95%) Internet
6 18 (18.95%) SMTP
6 18 (18.95%) SNMP
7 16 (16.84%) DHCP
8 11 (11.58%) BIG-IP
8 11 (11.58%) LAN
9 8 (8.42%) SAN
9 8 (8.42%) Wireless
10 7 (7.37%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.37%) Extranet
10 7 (7.37%) Intranet
10 7 (7.37%) VPN
10 7 (7.37%) WAN
11 5 (5.26%) FTP
11 5 (5.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) MongoDB
1 17 (17.89%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (10.53%) Redis
3 7 (7.37%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.26%) Subversion
3 5 (5.26%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (20.00%) Administrator
3 6 (6.32%) Analyst
3 6 (6.32%) Hardware Specialist
3 6 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (6.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (6.32%) Security Specialist
3 6 (6.32%) Storage Specialist
4 5 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (5.26%) Information Specialist
4 5 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (5.26%) Splunk Administrator
5 4 (4.21%) IP Specialist
5 4 (4.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.21%) Network Engineer
5 4 (4.21%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (3.16%) Identity Management Specialist
6 3 (3.16%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (3.16%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (2.11%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) CSS
1 17 (17.89%) HTML
1 17 (17.89%) XML
2 10 (10.53%) Node.js
3 6 (6.32%) Web Services
4 4 (4.21%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.16%) LAMP
5 3 (3.16%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.16%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.16%) Servlets
6 1 (1.05%) .NET
6 1 (1.05%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.32%) Symmetrix
3 4 (4.21%) Replication
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Clustering
5 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (56.84%) Linux
2 50 (52.63%) Windows
3 21 (22.11%) Unix
3 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (17.89%) Ubuntu
5 14 (14.74%) Windows Server
6 10 (10.53%) CoreOS
6 10 (10.53%) RancherOS
7 6 (6.32%) AIX
7 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.21%) Solaris
8 4 (4.21%) SUSE
8 4 (4.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.21%) VMS
9 3 (3.16%) CentOS
10 2 (2.11%) Android
10 2 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) DevOps
2 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (12.63%) ITIL
4 10 (10.53%) Security Hardening
5 9 (9.47%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.32%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (6.32%) Information Security
8 5 (5.26%) Open Source
8 5 (5.26%) Web Operations
9 4 (4.21%) Change Management
9 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.21%) Kanban
9 4 (4.21%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (4.21%) Scrum
9 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.21%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (4.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) Python
2 24 (25.26%) Ruby
3 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.84%) Java
5 11 (11.58%) Go
6 8 (8.42%) Perl
7 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.16%) C
10 2 (2.11%) C++
11 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.05%) SQL
11 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.26%) CCNA
5 4 (4.21%) Degree
6 3 (3.16%) CCNP
6 3 (3.16%) MCSE
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.11%) CCA
7 2 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.05%) CISM
8 1 (1.05%) CISSP
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.63%) Docker
2 11 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.53%) etcd
3 10 (10.53%) flannel
4 7 (7.37%) Firmware
5 6 (6.32%) NFS
5 6 (6.32%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (6.32%) SRDF
5 6 (6.32%) Veritas File System
5 6 (6.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.11%) vCloud
6 2 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.11%) VMware GSX
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.11%) vSphere
7 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (18.95%) Puppet
2 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 11 (11.58%) Salt
4 10 (10.53%) Consul
4 10 (10.53%) Kubernetes
4 10 (10.53%) Marathon
4 10 (10.53%) Mesos
4 10 (10.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (10.53%) Rancher
5 6 (6.32%) Ansible
5 6 (6.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Nexpose
8 3 (3.16%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (24.21%) Cisco
2 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.89%) Splunk
4 15 (15.79%) F5
5 11 (11.58%) VMware
6 8 (8.42%) Citrix
7 7 (7.37%) NetApp
8 6 (6.32%) EMC
8 6 (6.32%) IBM
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle
8 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.32%) Sun
8 6 (6.32%) Veritas
9 5 (5.26%) LogRhythm
10 4 (4.21%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.21%) Intel Security
10 4 (4.21%) Juniper
10 4 (4.21%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.21%) Symantec
10 4 (4.21%) TippingPoint