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 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 106 98
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 7 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.69% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.47% 5.36% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 17
Median daily rate £313 £443 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.37% +47.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £400 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £533 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £343 £340
% change year-on-year +14.23% +0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £26.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +100.00%  

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 202 261 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.18% 12.90% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 163 162
Median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.32 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.86% -56.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.49 £15.50 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

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 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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 +20 3 - - 5
Halifax +6 1 £438 -1.12%
Pudsey - 1 £125 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £313 - 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 7 (38.89%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
2 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Ruby
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (38.89%) Ansible
2 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Salt
2 7 (38.89%) Go
2 7 (38.89%) Web Operations
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) OSPF
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) OSPF
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) IPsec
5 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) BGP
6 1 (5.56%) Extranet
6 1 (5.56%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.56%) Intranet
6 1 (5.56%) PPP
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
1 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) WebOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) CatOS
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
1 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
1 7 (38.89%) High Availability
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
1 7 (38.89%) Web Operations
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Go
1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) Python
1 7 (38.89%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCDST
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
1 7 (38.89%) Salt
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) F5
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Nokia
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow