Period
to 19 August 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 August 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 133 146
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 -2
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 25 34 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.01% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.28% 9.34% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £452 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +20.60% -16.67%
10th Percentile £419 £308 £176
90th Percentile £693 £550 £509
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £406 £475
% change year-on-year +20.00% -14.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.26% +239.13%
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +14.75% +154.17%

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 302 364 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.63% 10.81% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 214 205
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £304 £263
90th Percentile £575 £588 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £415 £420
% change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 23
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £17.41 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +22.61% +19.58%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.70 £9.40
90th Percentile £41.70 £33.85 £37.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.20
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76% +1.43%

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 August 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
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 August 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 +21 20 £500 -6.98% 11
Bradford +1 1 £450 - 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) HTTP
3 15 (60.00%) DevOps
4 14 (56.00%) Puppet
4 14 (56.00%) DNS
4 14 (56.00%) SSL
5 13 (52.00%) VMware
6 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (48.00%) Java
6 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (44.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (44.00%) FTP
8 10 (40.00%) DHCP
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (40.00%) Open Source
8 10 (40.00%) Microservices
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
9 9 (36.00%) IPsec
9 9 (36.00%) SAN
10 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
10 8 (32.00%) vSphere
10 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (32.00%) Travis CI
11 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) JBoss
4 2 (8.00%) Jetty
4 2 (8.00%) Mongrel
4 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) BrowserStack
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) HTTP
2 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 14 (56.00%) SSL
3 11 (44.00%) FTP
4 10 (40.00%) DHCP
5 9 (36.00%) IPsec
5 9 (36.00%) SAN
6 7 (28.00%) NAS
7 5 (20.00%) VSAN
8 2 (8.00%) SMTP
8 2 (8.00%) SSH
9 1 (4.00%) ADSL
9 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
9 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.00%) Firewall
9 1 (4.00%) Internet
9 1 (4.00%) ISDN
9 1 (4.00%) MPLS
9 1 (4.00%) VPN
9 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (32.00%) Travis CI
3 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (12.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.00%) Gatling
5 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (8.00%) Maven
5 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (8.00%) TestNG
6 1 (4.00%) Ant
6 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
6 1 (4.00%) Redmine
6 1 (4.00%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (16.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Server Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (12.00%) REST
2 3 (12.00%) Servlets
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) EJB
3 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.00%) J2SE
3 2 (8.00%) LDAP
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.00%) SUSE
6 4 (16.00%) Unix
7 2 (8.00%) AIX
7 2 (8.00%) Solaris
7 2 (8.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Microservices
4 10 (40.00%) Open Source
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (24.00%) Thought Leadership
7 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (20.00%) OOP
8 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.00%) Scrum
10 2 (8.00%) Analytics
10 2 (8.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) Data Security
10 2 (8.00%) Line Management
10 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Scala
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) CCAA
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) vSphere
3 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (12.00%) Docker
6 2 (8.00%) Xen
7 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 4 (16.00%) Ansible
5 3 (12.00%) Grafana
5 3 (12.00%) Kibana
6 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.00%) SCCM
6 1 (4.00%) SCOM
6 1 (4.00%) Terraform
6 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Brocade
4 5 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) Google
6 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (8.00%) BMC
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) Sonatype
6 2 (8.00%) webMethods
7 1 (4.00%) Adobe
7 1 (4.00%) Avaya
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) CommVault
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel