Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 155 132
Rank change year-on-year +39 -23 -12
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 78 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.67% 0.97% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.81% 7.39% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 31 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £314 £213 £341
90th Percentile £586 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.30 £35.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.59% +22.81% +58.33%
10th Percentile £9.80 £35.00 £20.05
90th Percentile £10.79 £35.00 £37.35
England median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +47.06% -46.03% +65.79%

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 609 636 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.02% 13.12% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 440 347
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £289 £212 £224
90th Percentile £600 £575 £560
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.28 £16.10 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.12% -5.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.67 £12.53 £10.75
90th Percentile £19.55 £40.39 £33.50
England median hourly rate £19.25 £19.76 £21.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -8.09% -14.00%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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
South Yorkshire +12 37 £550 - 1
West Yorkshire +26 33 £500 +11.11% 1
North Yorkshire -6 6 £325 +1.56% 1
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 55 (70.51%) Linux
2 52 (66.67%) HTTP
3 51 (65.38%) SSL
4 48 (61.54%) Configuration Management
5 43 (55.13%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (55.13%) Open Source
6 41 (52.56%) Java
7 40 (51.28%) DevOps
8 38 (48.72%) DNS
9 37 (47.44%) Amazon AWS
10 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (37.18%) Test Automation
12 27 (34.62%) Puppet
12 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
13 26 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (33.33%) Git (software)
14 25 (32.05%) Jenkins
15 24 (30.77%) Bash Shell
15 24 (30.77%) DHCP
16 23 (29.49%) Python
16 23 (29.49%) Ruby
17 22 (28.21%) FTP
18 21 (26.92%) VMware
18 21 (26.92%) Node.js
19 20 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
20 19 (24.36%) IPsec
21 17 (21.79%) Windows
21 17 (21.79%) Travis CI
22 16 (20.51%) MySQL
22 16 (20.51%) MongoDB

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 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) Apache
2 5 (6.41%) Confluence
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
2 5 (6.41%) nginx
2 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.13%) Jetty
3 4 (5.13%) Mongrel
3 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (47.44%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (6.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (6.41%) Google App Engine
5 5 (6.41%) SaaS
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (5.13%) Route 53
6 4 (5.13%) Serverless
6 4 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.85%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (3.85%) IaaS
7 3 (3.85%) Office 365
7 3 (3.85%) PaaS
8 1 (1.28%) GitHub
8 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 52 (66.67%) HTTP
2 51 (65.38%) SSL
3 38 (48.72%) DNS
4 24 (30.77%) DHCP
5 22 (28.21%) FTP
6 19 (24.36%) IPsec
7 12 (15.38%) Firewall
8 8 (10.26%) SAN
9 7 (8.97%) VPN
10 6 (7.69%) NAS
11 5 (6.41%) LAN
11 5 (6.41%) SMTP
11 5 (6.41%) Wireless
12 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (5.13%) ICMP
12 4 (5.13%) Internet
12 4 (5.13%) SSH
12 4 (5.13%) WAN
13 3 (3.85%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) MongoDB
1 16 (20.51%) MySQL
2 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 25 (32.05%) Jenkins
3 17 (21.79%) Travis CI
4 5 (6.41%) JIRA
5 4 (5.13%) GitLab
5 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.13%) Subversion
6 2 (2.56%) GCC
6 2 (2.56%) GDB
6 2 (2.56%) GoogleTest
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Mockito
7 1 (1.28%) Maven
7 1 (1.28%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (6.41%) Banking
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) WebOps Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (8.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (8.97%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) Node.js
2 7 (8.97%) Web Services
3 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 4 (5.13%) J2EE
3 4 (5.13%) LDAP
3 4 (5.13%) Servlets
4 2 (2.56%) JNI
4 2 (2.56%) Qt
4 2 (2.56%) STL
5 1 (1.28%) React
5 1 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) MPEG
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) PKI
5 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (70.51%) Linux
2 17 (21.79%) Windows
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.97%) Unix
5 4 (5.13%) AIX
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.13%) Solaris
5 4 (5.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.56%) Android
7 2 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 43 (55.13%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (55.13%) Open Source
3 40 (51.28%) DevOps
4 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (37.18%) Test Automation
6 14 (17.95%) Microservices
7 13 (16.67%) Web Operations
8 12 (15.38%) OO
8 12 (15.38%) OOP
8 12 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
8 12 (15.38%) Thought Leadership
9 8 (10.26%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (10.26%) ITIL
9 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.41%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.41%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 4 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) Java
2 24 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 23 (29.49%) Python
3 23 (29.49%) Ruby
4 5 (6.41%) SQL
5 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) Java 8
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) R
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.13%) DBS Check
5 3 (3.85%) CCNA
5 3 (3.85%) CCNP
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.85%) Degree
5 3 (3.85%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.56%) MCP
6 2 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) CCA
7 1 (1.28%) CCAA
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.28%) MCDST
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.54%) vSphere
5 4 (5.13%) Xen
6 3 (3.85%) Firmware
6 3 (3.85%) XenApp
7 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.28%) Docker
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (34.62%) Puppet
2 20 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.69%) Ansible
4 4 (5.13%) Terraform
5 3 (3.85%) Salt
6 2 (2.56%) SCCM
6 2 (2.56%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.28%) Mesos
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.92%) VMware
3 13 (16.67%) Cisco
4 8 (10.26%) Google
5 4 (5.13%) BMC
5 4 (5.13%) Citrix
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.85%) F5
6 3 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (2.56%) Meraki
8 1 (1.28%) Avaya
8 1 (1.28%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.28%) CommVault
8 1 (1.28%) ESET
8 1 (1.28%) HP
8 1 (1.28%) Mitel
8 1 (1.28%) Palo Alto