Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 February 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 106 109
Rank change year-on-year -40 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 12 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 1.58% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 11.24% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 47
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £127 £400 £146
90th Percentile £450 £515 £566
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £450 £361
% change year-on-year -13.89% +24.57% +20.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +142.86% +2.28%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.70% +68.06% +12.50%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 329 418 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.19% 14.03% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 239 300
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £164 £215 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +32.00% -26.94%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.89 £10.20
90th Percentile £20.31 £32.88 £30.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £16.50 £12.72
% change year-on-year -11.21% +29.77% -25.69%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in West Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Leeds -39 6 £300 -33.33% 23
Wakefield 0 4 £214 -33.20% 2
Halifax +5 2 £450 -5.26% 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) GDPR
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 2 (16.67%) MCDST
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 2 (16.67%) Extranet
4 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Multicast
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCDST
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) F5
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (8.33%) Arista
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dynatrace
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic