Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 114 103
Rank change year-on-year -31 -11 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 14 52 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.46% 1.44% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 10.92% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 67
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57% -0.71%
10th Percentile £125 £363 £260
90th Percentile £444 £490 £542
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year - +28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +157.58% -
10th Percentile £15.60 £41.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £38.40 £43.75 £47.50
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 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 388 476 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.74% 13.22% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 278 343
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +13.72%
10th Percentile £184 £231 £250
90th Percentile £543 £551 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.31% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.40 £22.18 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

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 23 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 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
Leeds -18 5 £300 -33.33% 12
Wakefield - 5 £288 -
Halifax +12 2 £444 -6.58%
Pudsey - 1 £125 -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Law
7 3 (21.43%) Legal
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (21.43%) CMS
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Avaya
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) MCSA
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) MCDST
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) F5
8 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) CMS
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) Extranet
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) Intranet
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCDST
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
1 3 (21.43%) MCSA
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Avaya
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Dynatrace
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) New Relic
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow