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 3 months to 27 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.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.30% 2.61% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 14.89% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
Median daily rate £550 £370 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.64% +48.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £337
% change year-on-year +12.67% +5.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.09 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 98 94 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.26% 17.54% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 52
Median daily rate £475 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +21.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £159 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.51 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.54% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Sheffield +1 6 £550 +15.78% 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) HTTP
2 17 (65.38%) Ruby
3 13 (50.00%) DevOps
3 13 (50.00%) SSL
4 11 (42.31%) Python
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Salt
4 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (42.31%) Puppet
5 10 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (34.62%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 7 (26.92%) SAN
7 7 (26.92%) DNS
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System
8 6 (23.08%) SRDF
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) Mesos
8 6 (23.08%) CoreOS
8 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) GitHub
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) HTTP
2 13 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (26.92%) DNS
3 7 (26.92%) SAN
4 6 (23.08%) LDAP
5 4 (15.38%) NAS
6 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) Firewall
7 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) TACACS
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) WLAN
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.85%) SNMP
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MongoDB
1 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) Redis
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Symmetrix
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) AIX
3 6 (23.08%) CoreOS
3 6 (23.08%) RancherOS
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) VMS
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) Security Hardening
5 5 (19.23%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Web Operations
7 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Ruby
2 11 (42.31%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Go
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
1 6 (23.08%) etcd
1 6 (23.08%) flannel
1 6 (23.08%) NFS
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (23.08%) SRDF
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
1 11 (42.31%) Salt
2 6 (23.08%) Consul
2 6 (23.08%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (23.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 6 (23.08%) Marathon
2 6 (23.08%) Mesos
2 6 (23.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (23.08%) Rancher
2 6 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (11.54%) Ansible
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) EMC
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
1 6 (23.08%) NetApp
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
1 6 (23.08%) Sun
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto