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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 102 82 91
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9  
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 24 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.89% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 14.52% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 24
Median daily rate £450 £459 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +60.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £190 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.40% +26.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -2.50% +19.61%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 324 365 397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.21% 13.02% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 201 267
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £206 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 23
Median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +7.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £21.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 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
West Yorkshire -15 11 £410 -7.34% 16
North Yorkshire +12 6 £450 - 2
South Yorkshire -5 6 £550 +48.64% 3
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 52 (66.67%) Linux
2 41 (52.56%) Windows
3 40 (51.28%) DevOps
4 35 (44.87%) Python
4 35 (44.87%) DNS
5 26 (33.33%) HTTP
6 24 (30.77%) Ruby
7 23 (29.49%) LDAP
8 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (25.64%) Puppet
10 19 (24.36%) SSL
11 18 (23.08%) SNMP
11 18 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (23.08%) Salt
12 17 (21.79%) Splunk
12 17 (21.79%) MongoDB
12 17 (21.79%) Ubuntu
12 17 (21.79%) SMTP
12 17 (21.79%) HTML
12 17 (21.79%) Java
12 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
12 17 (21.79%) CSS
12 17 (21.79%) XML
12 17 (21.79%) Firewall
12 17 (21.79%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 14 (17.95%) Cisco
14 14 (17.95%) Configuration Management
14 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration

TCP/IP
Top Related 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 9 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.69%) GitHub
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.87%) DNS
2 26 (33.33%) HTTP
3 23 (29.49%) LDAP
4 19 (24.36%) SSL
5 18 (23.08%) SNMP
6 17 (21.79%) Firewall
6 17 (21.79%) SMTP
7 11 (14.10%) DHCP
8 10 (12.82%) Internet
9 8 (10.26%) LAN
10 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (8.97%) SAN
10 7 (8.97%) VPN
10 7 (8.97%) Wireless
11 5 (6.41%) OSPF
11 5 (6.41%) WAN
12 4 (5.13%) BIG-IP
12 4 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (5.13%) NAS
13 3 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) MongoDB
1 17 (21.79%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (14.10%) MySQL
3 6 (7.69%) Redis
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Administrator
3 9 (11.54%) WebOps Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (6.41%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Security Specialist
5 5 (6.41%) Splunk Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (5.13%) Information Specialist
6 4 (5.13%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Identity Management Specialist
7 3 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (2.56%) IP Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) SAN Administrator
8 2 (2.56%) Splunk Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) CSS
1 17 (21.79%) HTML
1 17 (21.79%) XML
2 7 (8.97%) Web Services
3 6 (7.69%) Node.js
4 4 (5.13%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.28%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.69%) Symmetrix
3 4 (5.13%) Replication
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (66.67%) Linux
2 41 (52.56%) Windows
3 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (21.79%) Ubuntu
5 13 (16.67%) Unix
6 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
7 6 (7.69%) AIX
7 6 (7.69%) CoreOS
7 6 (7.69%) RancherOS
7 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.13%) CentOS
8 4 (5.13%) Solaris
8 4 (5.13%) SUSE
8 4 (5.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (5.13%) VMS
9 2 (2.56%) CatOS
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.28%) Android
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) DevOps
2 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.38%) Open Source
4 12 (15.38%) Web Operations
5 10 (12.82%) ITIL
6 7 (8.97%) Automated Testing
6 7 (8.97%) High Availability
7 6 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (7.69%) Security Hardening
8 5 (6.41%) Information Security
9 4 (5.13%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 4 (5.13%) SIEM
9 4 (5.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (5.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (5.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Python
2 24 (30.77%) Ruby
3 17 (21.79%) Java
3 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.67%) Go
5 6 (7.69%) Perl
6 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.56%) C
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) CCNA
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.85%) Degree
5 2 (2.56%) CCA
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.26%) Docker
3 6 (7.69%) etcd
3 6 (7.69%) flannel
3 6 (7.69%) NFS
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (7.69%) SRDF
3 6 (7.69%) Veritas File System
3 6 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.13%) vSphere
5 2 (2.56%) Firmware
5 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.56%) vCloud
5 2 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.56%) VMware GSX
5 2 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (25.64%) Puppet
2 18 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (23.08%) Salt
3 10 (12.82%) Ansible
4 7 (8.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (7.69%) Consul
5 6 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (7.69%) Kubernetes
5 6 (7.69%) Marathon
5 6 (7.69%) Mesos
5 6 (7.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (7.69%) Rancher
5 6 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (6.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Nexpose
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Splunk
2 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.95%) Cisco
4 12 (15.38%) VMware
5 10 (12.82%) F5
6 6 (7.69%) EMC
6 6 (7.69%) IBM
6 6 (7.69%) NetApp
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle
6 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.69%) Sun
6 6 (7.69%) Veritas
7 5 (6.41%) LogRhythm
8 4 (5.13%) Citrix
8 4 (5.13%) FireEye
8 4 (5.13%) GFI Software
8 4 (5.13%) Intel Security
8 4 (5.13%) Juniper
8 4 (5.13%) Rapid7
8 4 (5.13%) Symantec
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