Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 156 133
Rank change year-on-year +18 -23 -29
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 67 33 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.36% 0.78% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 5.18% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% - +58.33%
10th Percentile £243 £277 £305
90th Percentile £550 £489 £570
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% +117.86% -15.15%
10th Percentile £33.95 £15.70 £9.10
90th Percentile £36.05 £40.55 £22.63
England median hourly rate £20.75 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -24.55% +44.74% +7.80%

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 648 637 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.18% 15.07% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 346 485
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £254 £213 £228
90th Percentile £560 £547 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 46
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.20 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -0.35% +1.79%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.45 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £31.48 £45.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -27.28% +21.95%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 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
West Yorkshire +1 33 £450 +20.00% 29
South Yorkshire +10 18 £413 -5.17% 5
North Yorkshire 0 14 £320 -32.63% 7
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 33 (49.25%) VMware
3 32 (47.76%) DNS
4 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
4 29 (43.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (43.28%) Windows Server
5 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
5 27 (40.30%) SSL
6 24 (35.82%) HTTP
6 24 (35.82%) DHCP
7 21 (31.34%) Configuration Management
8 20 (29.85%) LAN
9 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (28.36%) Open Source
10 18 (26.87%) WAN
10 18 (26.87%) Cisco
10 18 (26.87%) Java
10 18 (26.87%) Firewall
11 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
11 17 (25.37%) Puppet
12 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
12 16 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (22.39%) Google
13 15 (22.39%) Jenkins
14 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (20.90%) nginx
14 14 (20.90%) SAN
14 14 (20.90%) CheckPoint

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 14 (20.90%) MS Exchange
1 14 (20.90%) nginx
1 14 (20.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.94%) Apache
2 8 (11.94%) IIS
2 8 (11.94%) Jetty
2 8 (11.94%) Mongrel
2 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.45%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.94%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (11.94%) Google App Engine
3 8 (11.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (8.96%) Google Analytics
5 4 (5.97%) Office 365
6 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.76%) DNS
2 27 (40.30%) SSL
3 24 (35.82%) DHCP
3 24 (35.82%) HTTP
4 20 (29.85%) LAN
5 18 (26.87%) Firewall
5 18 (26.87%) WAN
6 14 (20.90%) SAN
7 13 (19.40%) FTP
7 13 (19.40%) IPsec
8 8 (11.94%) NAS
8 8 (11.94%) Network Security
9 7 (10.45%) Skype
9 7 (10.45%) VPN
10 5 (7.46%) Ethernet
10 5 (7.46%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (7.46%) SMTP
10 5 (7.46%) VoIP
11 4 (5.97%) HTTPS
11 4 (5.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.43%) Travis CI
4 6 (8.96%) Ant
4 6 (8.96%) Cucumber
4 6 (8.96%) Gatling
4 6 (8.96%) IntelliJ
4 6 (8.96%) Selenium
5 4 (5.97%) Subversion
6 2 (2.99%) JUnit
7 1 (1.49%) GCC
7 1 (1.49%) GDB
7 1 (1.49%) GoogleTest
7 1 (1.49%) Grunt
7 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.49%) Mockito
7 1 (1.49%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Server Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Developer
5 7 (10.45%) IT Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (8.96%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Scala Developer
6 6 (8.96%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) Servlets
2 8 (11.94%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) J2EE
3 7 (10.45%) Node.js
4 6 (8.96%) Gherkin
5 5 (7.46%) CSS
5 5 (7.46%) JSON
5 5 (7.46%) Play Framework
5 5 (7.46%) XML
6 4 (5.97%) Web Services
7 3 (4.48%) 802.1X
8 2 (2.99%) LAMP
9 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.49%) JNI
9 1 (1.49%) jQuery
9 1 (1.49%) Qt
9 1 (1.49%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) CMDB
3 3 (4.48%) Tandem
4 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 33 (49.25%) Linux
3 29 (43.28%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.96%) Ubuntu
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) Unix
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.99%) HPUX
7 2 (2.99%) Solaris
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Android
8 1 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Configuration Management
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (28.36%) Open Source
3 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (17.91%) DevOps
4 12 (17.91%) ITIL
4 12 (17.91%) Microservices
5 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (11.94%) TDD
6 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.96%) Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Service Management
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.97%) PLM
9 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.97%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (5.97%) User Stories
9 4 (5.97%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) Java
2 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.96%) C#
3 6 (8.96%) Groovy
3 6 (8.96%) Haskell
3 6 (8.96%) Perl
3 6 (8.96%) Python
3 6 (8.96%) Ruby
3 6 (8.96%) Scala
4 4 (5.97%) SQL
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) Go
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.90%) CCNA
4 10 (14.93%) CCNP
5 5 (7.46%) MCSE
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCA
6 2 (2.99%) CCSE
6 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.99%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) CCSA
7 1 (1.49%) CCSP
7 1 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CISSP
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.49%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (43.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.43%) Xen
4 8 (11.94%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (10.45%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (8.96%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (7.46%) Docker
7 5 (7.46%) vSphere
8 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
8 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (4.48%) XenApp
9 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.99%) XenServer
11 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Puppet
2 7 (10.45%) FortiGate
2 7 (10.45%) SCCM
3 6 (8.96%) Grafana
3 6 (8.96%) Kibana
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.48%) HP SIM
6 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.48%) SCOM
6 3 (4.48%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.99%) PowerCLI
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.99%) WSUS
8 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.49%) OpenView
8 1 (1.49%) SCSM
8 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) VMware
2 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco
4 15 (22.39%) Google
5 14 (20.90%) CheckPoint
6 9 (13.43%) HP
7 8 (11.94%) Citrix
8 7 (10.45%) Barracuda Networks
8 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds
9 5 (7.46%) Adobe
9 5 (7.46%) NetApp
10 4 (5.97%) Dell
10 4 (5.97%) F5
10 4 (5.97%) Juniper
11 3 (4.48%) Aruba
11 3 (4.48%) Avaya
11 3 (4.48%) Meraki
11 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.99%) McAfee
12 2 (2.99%) Oracle