Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 104 149
Rank change year-on-year +7 +45 -38
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 30 52 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.34% 1.57% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.14% 12.50% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 8
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £459 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.30% +53.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £150 £251 £127
90th Percentile £700 £595 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -17.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £21.40 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.59% -46.51% -5.88%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.95 £39.00
90th Percentile £11.50 £31.45 £41.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.90 £21.40 £40.00
% change year-on-year -30.37% -46.51% +32.23%

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 296 416 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.21% 12.58% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 249 200
West Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.43% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £222 £296 £157
90th Percentile £559 £625 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £15.30 £14.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.01% +4.97% -5.97%
10th Percentile £10.69 £10.50 £10.86
90th Percentile £42.88 £22.29 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.30 £14.65
% change year-on-year +4.58% +4.44% -12.54%

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020. 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 +17 25 £440 -12.00% 12
Wakefield +4 2 £340 +209.09%
Halifax +10 1 - - 2
Bradford +9 1 £325 +18.18% 5
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) DNS
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (56.67%) DHCP
5 16 (53.33%) VMware
6 15 (50.00%) Windows
7 14 (46.67%) SSL
7 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
8 13 (43.33%) HTTP
8 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (43.33%) Open Source
9 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
9 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
10 11 (36.67%) FTP
10 11 (36.67%) Java
10 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (36.67%) IPsec
10 11 (36.67%) Puppet
10 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
11 10 (33.33%) Travis CI
12 9 (30.00%) DevOps
12 9 (30.00%) AWS
12 9 (30.00%) SCCM
13 8 (26.67%) Google
13 8 (26.67%) ITIL
13 8 (26.67%) vSphere
14 7 (23.33%) Office 365
14 7 (23.33%) Microservices
14 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
14 7 (23.33%) HP

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 6 (20.00%) Apache
1 6 (20.00%) IIS
1 6 (20.00%) Jetty
1 6 (20.00%) Mongrel
1 6 (20.00%) nginx
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Office 365
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (16.67%) Azure
3 5 (16.67%) GCP
3 5 (16.67%) Google App Engine
4 3 (10.00%) OneDrive
5 2 (6.67%) GitHub
5 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) DNS
2 17 (56.67%) DHCP
3 14 (46.67%) SSL
4 13 (43.33%) HTTP
5 11 (36.67%) FTP
5 11 (36.67%) IPsec
6 6 (20.00%) VSAN
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) SAN
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
8 3 (10.00%) NAS
8 3 (10.00%) Skype
9 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.67%) Firewall
9 2 (6.67%) SSH
9 2 (6.67%) VLAN
9 2 (6.67%) VPN
10 1 (3.33%) IGMP
10 1 (3.33%) IPv6
10 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.67%) Gatling
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
1 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
4 3 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Site Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) J2EE
1 6 (20.00%) Servlets
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) CSS3
2 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Sass
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (10.00%) iPad
3 3 (10.00%) iPhone
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) SUSE
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Debian
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (43.33%) Open Source
2 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (30.00%) DevOps
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) Microservices
6 6 (20.00%) Service Management
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 5 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
8 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.33%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) OOP
8 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 3 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) MCP
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) WCAG
3 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) vSphere
4 6 (20.00%) Xen
5 5 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (10.00%) VMware NSX
6 3 (10.00%) XenApp
7 2 (6.67%) Firmware
8 1 (3.33%) Docker
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
2 9 (30.00%) SCCM
3 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (10.00%) SCOM
5 3 (10.00%) vRealize
5 3 (10.00%) WSUS
6 2 (6.67%) Ansible
6 2 (6.67%) Grafana
6 2 (6.67%) HP SIM
6 2 (6.67%) Kibana
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Google
4 7 (23.33%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) Symantec
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
6 5 (16.67%) Dell
6 5 (16.67%) Veeam
7 4 (13.33%) Adobe
8 3 (10.00%) Brocade
8 3 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (10.00%) EMC
8 3 (10.00%) McAfee
8 3 (10.00%) Samsung
9 2 (6.67%) IBM
9 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.67%) Sophos
10 1 (3.33%) Intel
10 1 (3.33%) Lotus
10 1 (3.33%) Perforce