The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 June 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)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 101 88
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 2 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.47% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 3.23% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 14
Median daily rate - £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +16.53% +0.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +100.00%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 142 217 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.87% 14.64% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 139 141
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £531 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.09% -54.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.77 £10.20 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £13.21 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Leeds

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) HTTP
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 7 (53.85%) Go
2 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (53.85%) Ansible
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Salt
2 7 (53.85%) High Availability
2 7 (53.85%) Web Operations
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Electronics
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) IPsec
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) WebOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CatOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
1 7 (53.85%) Open Source
1 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
1 7 (53.85%) Web Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) API Development
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Go
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
1 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
1 7 (53.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Nokia
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple