The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £337
% change year-on-year +12.67% +5.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 17.50% 29.03% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £320 £213 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.58% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £204 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £425 £221
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 £17.39 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Wakefield

TCP/IP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Switch Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco