Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 128 152
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24 -15
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 58 68 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.41% 1.37% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.01% 10.43% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 21
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £406 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.47% -
10th Percentile £218 £246 £294
90th Percentile £579 £550 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.75% +134.62%
England median hourly rate £29.09 £22.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +32.20% -16.98% +39.47%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 483 652 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.72% 13.18% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 435 341
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £192 £256 £213
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76% +2.53%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.80 £10.53
90th Percentile £39.89 £40.10 £30.89
England median hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +11.11% -28.00%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire +17 25 £500 +10.56% 22
South Yorkshire -3 22 £500 +21.21% 7
North Yorkshire -6 4 £235 -26.56% 8
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 33 (56.90%) HTTP
3 32 (55.17%) Windows
4 31 (53.45%) SSL
5 29 (50.00%) Puppet
6 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (46.55%) Configuration Management
8 25 (43.10%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
9 24 (41.38%) Open Source
10 23 (39.66%) DevOps
11 21 (36.21%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (36.21%) MongoDB
11 21 (36.21%) DNS
12 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
12 20 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
13 19 (32.76%) MySQL
14 17 (29.31%) Python
15 16 (27.59%) Ruby
16 15 (25.86%) VMware
17 14 (24.14%) DHCP
17 14 (24.14%) Java
18 13 (22.41%) Web Services
18 13 (22.41%) FTP
18 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
18 13 (22.41%) Subversion
18 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
18 13 (22.41%) Salt
19 12 (20.69%) Deployment Automation

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) nginx
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Jetty
4 2 (3.45%) Mongrel
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Office 365
4 3 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.72%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.72%) GitHub
6 1 (1.72%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.72%) IaaS
6 1 (1.72%) PaaS
6 1 (1.72%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 33 (56.90%) HTTP
2 31 (53.45%) SSL
3 21 (36.21%) DNS
4 14 (24.14%) DHCP
5 13 (22.41%) FTP
6 11 (18.97%) SAN
7 9 (15.52%) Ethernet
7 9 (15.52%) IPsec
7 9 (15.52%) NAS
8 6 (10.34%) Bluetooth
8 6 (10.34%) LAN
8 6 (10.34%) VoIP
8 6 (10.34%) VPN
8 6 (10.34%) WAN
8 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (8.62%) Firewall
9 5 (8.62%) VSAN
10 4 (6.90%) SMTP
10 4 (6.90%) SSH
11 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) MongoDB
2 19 (32.76%) MySQL
3 12 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
5 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
5 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 8 (13.79%) JIRA
3 8 (13.79%) Travis CI
4 6 (10.34%) ClearCase
4 6 (10.34%) ClearQuest
4 6 (10.34%) Redmine
5 5 (8.62%) JUnit
6 3 (5.17%) Selenium
7 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.45%) Gatling
7 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.45%) Maven
7 2 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.45%) TestNG
8 1 (1.72%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) Sublime Text
General
1 3 (5.17%) Banking
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
1 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Server Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) LDAP
3 4 (6.90%) J2EE
3 4 (6.90%) Node.js
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 3 (5.17%) HTML5
4 3 (5.17%) JSON
4 3 (5.17%) Play Framework
4 3 (5.17%) REST
4 3 (5.17%) Servlets
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 2 (3.45%) EJB
5 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.45%) J2SE
5 2 (3.45%) SOAP
5 2 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Clustering
1 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
1 6 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.62%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (8.62%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.45%) CMDB
3 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.45%) STB
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 32 (55.17%) Windows
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (12.07%) Unix
6 6 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (8.62%) SUSE
8 4 (6.90%) AIX
8 4 (6.90%) Solaris
8 4 (6.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Configuration Management
3 25 (43.10%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (41.38%) Open Source
5 23 (39.66%) DevOps
6 12 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (17.24%) Microservices
7 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.24%) Web Operations
8 9 (15.52%) ITIL
9 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.07%) Scrum
10 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.34%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (10.34%) Thought Leadership
11 5 (8.62%) OO
11 5 (8.62%) OOP
12 4 (6.90%) Change Management
12 4 (6.90%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) Python
2 16 (27.59%) Ruby
3 14 (24.14%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) C
5 6 (10.34%) C++
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded C++
7 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.17%) Scala
9 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.45%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) C#
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.62%) MCP
5 3 (5.17%) CCNA
5 3 (5.17%) CCNP
5 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.72%) CCA
7 1 (1.72%) CCAA
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) vSphere
4 6 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.17%) Docker
6 2 (3.45%) Xen
7 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (50.00%) Puppet
2 21 (36.21%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (22.41%) Salt
4 5 (8.62%) Ansible
4 5 (8.62%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (5.17%) Grafana
5 3 (5.17%) Kibana
6 2 (3.45%) SCCM
6 2 (3.45%) Terraform
7 1 (1.72%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.72%) SCOM
7 1 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) VMware
3 6 (10.34%) Cisco
3 6 (10.34%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) Brocade
4 5 (8.62%) EMC
5 4 (6.90%) BMC
5 4 (6.90%) Google
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) Juniper
7 2 (3.45%) Asigra
7 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) F5
7 2 (3.45%) IronPort
7 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.45%) Sonatype
7 2 (3.45%) Veeam
7 2 (3.45%) webMethods
8 1 (1.72%) Okta