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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - 16 25
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 5.32% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 55.56% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £332
% change year-on-year +12.67% +7.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.50% +19.61%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12 9 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 16.00% 9.57% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 11
Median daily rate £338 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.94% +72.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £443 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.25 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP in Halifax.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Halifax

TCP/IP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) F5

TCP/IP
Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IP Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5