Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.92% 2.64% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 46.15% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Halifax median daily rate £444 £475 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +11.11% +194.83%
10th Percentile £433 £463 £261
90th Percentile £449 £488 £444
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Halifax median hourly rate - - £16.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +157.58% -

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.58% 5.73% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 15
Halifax median daily rate £295 £435 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +1.70% +0.59%
10th Percentile £200 £197 £325
90th Percentile £447 £493 £515
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Halifax median hourly rate - - £12.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -2.51%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Halifax

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TCP/IP in Halifax.

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Halifax

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Halifax.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Halifax region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Extranet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Extranet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco