Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 141 143
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -34
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 41 10 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.18% 0.35% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.54% 2.47% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 22
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £313 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -29.97% +32.22%
10th Percentile £298 £188 £267
90th Percentile £550 £399 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £463 £488
% change year-on-year -12.16% -5.13% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.26% -8.24% +21.43%
10th Percentile £33.50 £18.10 £41.25
90th Percentile £36.50 £40.70 £43.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -6.15% +104.05%

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 389 405 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.19% 14.07% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 213 296
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £284 £251 £263
90th Percentile £625 £525 £554
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.63% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.51 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.23% +13.60% -18.59%
10th Percentile £11.90 £9.48 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.08 £36.39 £16.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +18.38% +1.43% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +16 26 £525 - 12
Halifax 0 1 £455 +3.89% 1
Wakefield -1 1 £110 -64.80% 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Todmorden - 1 - -
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (75.61%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) VMware
3 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
4 24 (58.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (51.22%) DNS
5 21 (51.22%) SSL
6 20 (48.78%) Java
7 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
7 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
8 18 (43.90%) HTTP
8 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (43.90%) Google
9 17 (41.46%) Puppet
9 17 (41.46%) Configuration Management
10 16 (39.02%) DHCP
10 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
11 15 (36.59%) Open Source
11 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (34.15%) nginx
12 14 (34.15%) DevOps
12 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
12 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
12 14 (34.15%) Servlets
12 14 (34.15%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (31.71%) Microservices
14 11 (26.83%) FTP
14 11 (26.83%) IPsec
15 10 (24.39%) Clustering
15 10 (24.39%) TDD

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 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
1 14 (34.15%) nginx
1 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 8 (19.51%) IIS
3 8 (19.51%) Jetty
3 8 (19.51%) Mongrel
3 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (21.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (19.51%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (19.51%) Google App Engine
3 6 (14.63%) Google Analytics
4 3 (7.32%) Office 365
5 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.44%) GitHub
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) DNS
1 21 (51.22%) SSL
2 18 (43.90%) HTTP
3 16 (39.02%) DHCP
4 11 (26.83%) FTP
4 11 (26.83%) IPsec
5 8 (19.51%) SAN
6 7 (17.07%) NAS
7 4 (9.76%) Firewall
7 4 (9.76%) Internet
7 4 (9.76%) LAN
8 3 (7.32%) DLNA
8 3 (7.32%) UPnP
8 3 (7.32%) VPN
8 3 (7.32%) WAN
8 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.88%) VoIP
10 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.44%) Network Security
10 1 (2.44%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
1 9 (21.95%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.95%) Travis CI
3 7 (17.07%) IntelliJ
3 7 (17.07%) Selenium
4 6 (14.63%) Ant
4 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
4 6 (14.63%) Gatling
5 5 (12.20%) JUnit
6 3 (7.32%) GCC
6 3 (7.32%) GDB
6 3 (7.32%) GoogleTest
6 3 (7.32%) Mockito
7 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.44%) Grunt
7 1 (2.44%) gulp
7 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.44%) Sublime Text
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Developer
1 8 (19.51%) Server Engineer
1 8 (19.51%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Scala Developer
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) IT Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Servlets
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) J2EE
3 7 (17.07%) Node.js
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) Gherkin
4 6 (14.63%) JSON
4 6 (14.63%) Play Framework
4 6 (14.63%) XML
5 3 (7.32%) JNI
5 3 (7.32%) Qt
5 3 (7.32%) STL
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) J2SE
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) REST
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) CMDB
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.32%) MPEG
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Linux
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.63%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) Android
6 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) SUSE
7 2 (4.88%) Unix
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) Configuration Management
3 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (36.59%) Open Source
4 14 (34.15%) DevOps
4 14 (34.15%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (31.71%) Microservices
6 10 (24.39%) TDD
7 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
9 6 (14.63%) Analytics
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 4 (9.76%) OO
10 4 (9.76%) OOP
10 4 (9.76%) PLM
10 4 (9.76%) Proactive Management
10 4 (9.76%) Scrum
10 4 (9.76%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.07%) Scala
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) Groovy
4 6 (14.63%) Haskell
4 6 (14.63%) Perl
4 6 (14.63%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) Ruby
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) C
6 3 (7.32%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Go
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) CCA
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (4.88%) MCITP
1 2 (4.88%) MCP
1 2 (4.88%) MCSE
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) CCSA
2 1 (2.44%) CCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (21.95%) Xen
4 7 (17.07%) Docker
5 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
6 5 (12.20%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.88%) XenApp
8 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.88%) XenServer
9 1 (2.44%) Firmware
9 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) Puppet
2 7 (17.07%) Grafana
2 7 (17.07%) Kibana
3 4 (9.76%) HP SIM
3 4 (9.76%) SCOM
4 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.88%) PowerCLI
5 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.88%) WSUS
6 1 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.44%) OpenView
6 1 (2.44%) Salt
6 1 (2.44%) SCSM
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.44%) Terraform
6 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) VMware
2 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 18 (43.90%) Google
4 8 (19.51%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Adobe
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
6 4 (9.76%) Dell
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) McAfee
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.44%) CommVault
9 1 (2.44%) F5
9 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.44%) Lotus
9 1 (2.44%) Sage
9 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.44%) webMethods