Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 154 109
Rank change year-on-year +36 -45 +4
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 38 11 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.21% 0.34% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 3.56% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 24
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -33.33% +22.03%
10th Percentile £311 £125 £400
90th Percentile £588 £450 £514
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.40 - £42.50
10th Percentile £11.95 - £41.25
90th Percentile £31.45 - £43.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.40 £35.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year -38.86% +15.70% +68.06%

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 386 309 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.28% 9.43% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 204 237
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £204 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £413 £411
% change year-on-year +6.06% +0.30% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.58 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.97% -11.67% +32.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.18 £11.90
90th Percentile £18.88 £22.03 £33.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.89 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.71% +17.86%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 +33 28 £500 +66.67% 16
Bradford - 3 £275 - 2
Halifax -4 1 £445 -1.11% 2
Todmorden - 1 - -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 30 (78.95%) DNS
2 27 (71.05%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
3 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
3 23 (60.53%) DevOps
4 22 (57.89%) Open Source
5 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 16 (42.11%) Firewall
7 15 (39.47%) SSL
8 14 (36.84%) Java
8 14 (36.84%) HTTP
8 14 (36.84%) DHCP
9 13 (34.21%) VPN
10 12 (31.58%) FTP
10 12 (31.58%) JIRA
10 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
10 12 (31.58%) SaaS
10 12 (31.58%) Confluence
10 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (31.58%) Puppet
10 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (31.58%) Microservices
11 11 (28.95%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
11 11 (28.95%) Coaching
11 11 (28.95%) Public Cloud
11 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
11 11 (28.95%) Target Operating Model
11 11 (28.95%) Travis CI
11 11 (28.95%) Virtual Machines

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 12 (31.58%) Confluence
2 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.63%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (31.58%) SaaS
2 11 (28.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (28.95%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (28.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (28.95%) AWS Lambda
2 11 (28.95%) Route 53
2 11 (28.95%) Serverless
2 11 (28.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 10 (26.32%) Amazon S3
3 10 (26.32%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (26.32%) IaaS
3 10 (26.32%) PaaS
4 4 (10.53%) Office 365
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.63%) GitHub
6 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) DNS
2 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) SSL
4 14 (36.84%) DHCP
4 14 (36.84%) HTTP
5 13 (34.21%) VPN
6 12 (31.58%) FTP
7 11 (28.95%) ICMP
7 11 (28.95%) IPsec
8 4 (10.53%) LAN
9 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
9 3 (7.89%) Extranet
9 3 (7.89%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) Intranet
9 3 (7.89%) WAN
9 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.26%) DLNA
10 2 (5.26%) SAN
10 2 (5.26%) UPnP
10 2 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon RDS
1 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
1 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
1 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
1 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) Firebird
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
2 12 (31.58%) JIRA
3 11 (28.95%) GitLab
3 11 (28.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (28.95%) Travis CI
4 2 (5.26%) GCC
4 2 (5.26%) GDB
4 2 (5.26%) GoogleTest
4 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Mockito
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) AWS DevOps
2 11 (28.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) JNI
1 2 (5.26%) Qt
1 2 (5.26%) STL
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) React
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Public Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) MPEG
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Android
5 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) SUSE
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
1 23 (60.53%) DevOps
2 22 (57.89%) Open Source
3 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 12 (31.58%) Microservices
4 11 (28.95%) Auto-Scaling
4 11 (28.95%) Coaching
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
4 11 (28.95%) OO
4 11 (28.95%) OOP
4 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
4 11 (28.95%) Systems Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Target Operating Model
4 11 (28.95%) Thought Leadership
5 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (7.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) Java 8
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) R
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) MCDST
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Firmware
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Mesos
3 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) SCSM
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) F5
4 3 (7.89%) Google
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Meraki
6 1 (2.63%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) ESET
6 1 (2.63%) Lotus
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
6 1 (2.63%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.63%) Trend Micro