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 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 85 86 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 11 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 1.58% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.04% 13.89% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 4
Median daily rate £410 £443 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.34% +28.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £295 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £14.25 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.56 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.18% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 182 216 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.62% 11.37% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 128 150
Median daily rate £420 £388 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +20.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Median hourly rate £16.25 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £21.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +1 10 £500 +16.95% 7
Wakefield - 1 £320 -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) DevOps
3 26 (60.47%) DNS
4 24 (55.81%) Python
5 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (39.53%) Ubuntu
6 17 (39.53%) LDAP
6 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
6 17 (39.53%) HTML
6 17 (39.53%) CSS
6 17 (39.53%) XML
6 17 (39.53%) SNMP
6 17 (39.53%) SMTP
6 17 (39.53%) Splunk
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) Firewall
9 9 (20.93%) HTTP
9 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.93%) ITIL
9 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.93%) Puppet
10 8 (18.60%) Web Operations
10 8 (18.60%) Java
10 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
11 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco
11 7 (16.28%) MySQL
11 7 (16.28%) DHCP
11 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL

TCP/IP
Top Related 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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (60.47%) DNS
2 17 (39.53%) LDAP
2 17 (39.53%) SMTP
2 17 (39.53%) SNMP
3 10 (23.26%) Firewall
4 9 (20.93%) HTTP
5 7 (16.28%) DHCP
6 5 (11.63%) Internet
6 5 (11.63%) LAN
6 5 (11.63%) WAN
7 4 (9.30%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.98%) OSPF
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.65%) Extranet
9 2 (4.65%) Intranet
9 2 (4.65%) IPsec
9 2 (4.65%) SSL
9 2 (4.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
1 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) WebOps Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Splunk Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Identity Management Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) IP Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Splunk Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) VMware Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) CSS
1 17 (39.53%) HTML
1 17 (39.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (39.53%) Ubuntu
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.30%) Unix
7 3 (6.98%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) CatOS
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.33%) Android
9 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) DevOps
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Web Operations
4 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.28%) High Availability
4 7 (16.28%) Open Source
5 6 (13.95%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (6.98%) SIEM
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Python
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) Go
4 7 (16.28%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) C
6 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) CCA
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) Firmware
3 2 (4.65%) vCloud
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) VMware GSX
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) Ansible
2 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.28%) Salt
3 5 (11.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Splunk
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) F5
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.65%) Nokia
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
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