Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 49 39
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 +8
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 12 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.44% 3.14% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 16.31% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 22
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +81.82% -5.17%
10th Percentile £385 £321 £169
90th Percentile £600 £575 £449
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year - +28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £13.41
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £42.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year -48.24% +176.78% -4.03%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 165 233 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.81% 19.27% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 136 126
South Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £435 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.82% +1.54%
10th Percentile £230 £278 £176
90th Percentile £629 £575 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +8.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £21.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +74.09% -38.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.90 £7.37
90th Percentile £41.03 £47.50 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -15.76%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in South Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 11 £550 +10.00% 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 11 (91.67%) Unix
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Sybase
2 8 (66.67%) DB2
2 8 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
5 4 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) DataStage
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) Windows NT
6 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) DB2
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) DataStage
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 5 (41.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Data Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 8 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CEH
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) Varonis
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) CyberArk
3 1 (8.33%) VMware