Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 143 117
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 -10
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 46 15 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.34% 0.49% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.22% 3.96% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 29
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -33.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £203 £125 £393
90th Percentile £580 £444 £490
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% -5.88% +189.56%
10th Percentile £31.48 £39.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £36.23 £41.00 £43.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -15.63% -5.88% +193.10%

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 410 379 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.94% 12.45% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 228 273
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £291 £162 £213
90th Percentile £614 £550 £561
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +5.19% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.09 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.00 £24.58 £21.78
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.25
% change year-on-year +8.01% +0.70% +14.00%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +28 28 £500 +66.67% 10
Todmorden - 2 - -
Wakefield -2 1 £110 -61.74% 4
Bradford - 1 £275 - 1
TCP/IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) DNS
4 25 (54.35%) Windows
5 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
6 20 (43.48%) VMware
6 20 (43.48%) DevOps
6 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
7 19 (41.30%) Configuration Management
8 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
8 17 (36.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (36.96%) Open Source
9 16 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (32.61%) Java
11 14 (30.43%) SSL
11 14 (30.43%) DHCP
12 13 (28.26%) VPN
13 12 (26.09%) Firewall
14 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (23.91%) HTTP
14 11 (23.91%) Puppet
14 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (21.74%) SaaS
15 10 (21.74%) PaaS
15 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
15 10 (21.74%) Confluence
15 10 (21.74%) JIRA
15 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
15 10 (21.74%) IaaS

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 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Confluence
3 5 (10.87%) nginx
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.17%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.17%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (21.74%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (21.74%) IaaS
2 10 (21.74%) PaaS
2 10 (21.74%) SaaS
3 9 (19.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (19.57%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (19.57%) Amazon S3
3 9 (19.57%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (19.57%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (19.57%) Route 53
3 9 (19.57%) Serverless
3 9 (19.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (13.04%) Office 365
5 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) DNS
2 14 (30.43%) DHCP
2 14 (30.43%) SSL
3 13 (28.26%) VPN
4 12 (26.09%) Firewall
5 11 (23.91%) HTTP
6 9 (19.57%) ICMP
7 8 (17.39%) SAN
8 7 (15.22%) NAS
9 6 (13.04%) FTP
10 5 (10.87%) IPsec
10 5 (10.87%) LAN
10 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (8.70%) DLNA
11 4 (8.70%) Internet
11 4 (8.70%) UPnP
11 4 (8.70%) VoIP
12 3 (6.52%) WAN
13 2 (4.35%) Network Security
14 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Firebird
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) JIRA
3 9 (19.57%) GitLab
3 9 (19.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (10.87%) IntelliJ
4 5 (10.87%) JUnit
4 5 (10.87%) Selenium
5 4 (8.70%) Ant
5 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.70%) Gatling
5 4 (8.70%) GCC
5 4 (8.70%) GDB
5 4 (8.70%) GoogleTest
5 4 (8.70%) Mockito
5 4 (8.70%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) AWS DevOps
2 9 (19.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Server Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.04%) IT Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (10.87%) Scala Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
1 5 (10.87%) JSON
1 5 (10.87%) Node.js
1 5 (10.87%) Play Framework
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 4 (8.70%) Gherkin
2 4 (8.70%) JNI
2 4 (8.70%) Qt
2 4 (8.70%) Servlets
2 4 (8.70%) STL
3 1 (2.17%) EJB
3 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) React
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Clustering
2 9 (19.57%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) CMDB
3 4 (8.70%) MPEG
4 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Android
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.35%) SUSE
9 2 (4.35%) Unix
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) DevOps
2 19 (41.30%) Configuration Management
3 17 (36.96%) Open Source
4 16 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
6 10 (21.74%) Microservices
7 9 (19.57%) Auto-Scaling
7 9 (19.57%) Coaching
7 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
7 9 (19.57%) Software Delivery
7 9 (19.57%) Systems Engineering
7 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (17.39%) OO
8 8 (17.39%) OOP
9 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (13.04%) ITIL
11 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) Perl
3 5 (10.87%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) Ruby
3 5 (10.87%) Scala
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) Groovy
4 4 (8.70%) Haskell
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) C++
5 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) Java 8
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) MCP
3 2 (4.35%) CCA
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 17 (36.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.57%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 7 (15.22%) Docker
6 6 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (4.35%) Xen
8 2 (4.35%) XenApp
8 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.35%) XenServer
9 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.87%) Grafana
3 5 (10.87%) Kibana
4 4 (8.70%) HP SIM
4 4 (8.70%) SCCM
4 4 (8.70%) SCOM
5 3 (6.52%) PowerCLI
5 3 (6.52%) WSUS
6 2 (4.35%) Ansible
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) SCSM
6 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.17%) Mesos
7 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.17%) OpenView
7 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) VMware
3 10 (21.74%) Google
4 8 (17.39%) HP
5 6 (13.04%) Citrix
6 5 (10.87%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) Adobe
7 4 (8.70%) Cisco
7 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) Lotus
9 2 (4.35%) McAfee
9 2 (4.35%) Meraki
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) Sage
9 2 (4.35%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) Spiceworks
10 1 (2.17%) webMethods