Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 109 146
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 -39
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 44 91 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.39% 1.90% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 14.22% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 57 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.78% - -
10th Percentile £157 £258 £188
90th Percentile £700 £588 £565
England median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.90 £21.40 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.37% -46.51% +32.23%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.95 £39.00
90th Percentile £18.07 £31.45 £41.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -48.00%

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 440 640 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.93% 13.34% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 406 372
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £188 £281 £170
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
England median daily rate £410 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -3.53% +3.66% +2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 50 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.30 £14.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +4.44% -12.54%
10th Percentile £12.42 £10.50 £10.99
90th Percentile £43.75 £20.13 £39.48
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.70
% change year-on-year +19.94% +0.32% -16.89%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 +23 30 £375 -18.30% 30
South Yorkshire +11 8 £393 -17.37% 11
North Yorkshire 0 4 £323 -0.77% 9
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 26 (59.09%) DNS
2 23 (52.27%) Linux
3 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
4 20 (45.45%) DHCP
4 20 (45.45%) Windows
5 19 (43.18%) SSL
5 19 (43.18%) VMware
6 15 (34.09%) Configuration Management
6 15 (34.09%) HTTP
6 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (34.09%) Open Source
6 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
7 13 (29.55%) DevOps
7 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (27.27%) SCCM
8 12 (27.27%) Puppet
8 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 12 (27.27%) Java
9 11 (25.00%) FTP
9 11 (25.00%) IPsec
9 11 (25.00%) AWS
10 10 (22.73%) Azure
10 10 (22.73%) ITIL
10 10 (22.73%) Travis CI
11 9 (20.45%) .NET
11 9 (20.45%) LAN
11 9 (20.45%) WAN
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco
11 9 (20.45%) vSphere

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 (13.64%) Apache
1 6 (13.64%) IIS
1 6 (13.64%) Jetty
1 6 (13.64%) Mongrel
1 6 (13.64%) nginx
1 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) AWS
2 10 (22.73%) Azure
3 8 (18.18%) Office 365
4 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (11.36%) GCP
4 5 (11.36%) Google App Engine
5 4 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (6.82%) OneDrive
6 3 (6.82%) PaaS
7 2 (4.55%) GitHub
7 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) DNS
2 20 (45.45%) DHCP
3 19 (43.18%) SSL
4 15 (34.09%) HTTP
5 11 (25.00%) FTP
5 11 (25.00%) IPsec
6 9 (20.45%) LAN
6 9 (20.45%) WAN
7 7 (15.91%) VPN
8 6 (13.64%) Firewall
8 6 (13.64%) VLAN
8 6 (13.64%) VSAN
9 5 (11.36%) SAN
9 5 (11.36%) VoIP
9 5 (11.36%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (9.09%) MPLS
10 4 (9.09%) NAS
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
2 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.73%) Travis CI
3 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) Gatling
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Redmine
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.82%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support
5 3 (6.82%) Site Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) J2EE
2 6 (13.64%) Servlets
3 5 (11.36%) JSON
3 5 (11.36%) REST
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) Node.js
6 2 (4.55%) CSS
6 2 (4.55%) CSS3
6 2 (4.55%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.55%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) LAMP
6 2 (4.55%) Play Framework
6 2 (4.55%) Sass
6 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) CESG
3 3 (6.82%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (6.82%) EMC VNX
3 3 (6.82%) iPad
3 3 (6.82%) iPhone
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.82%) SUSE
6 2 (4.55%) CentOS
6 2 (4.55%) Debian
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Configuration Management
1 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (34.09%) Open Source
2 13 (29.55%) DevOps
3 10 (22.73%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 8 (18.18%) Service Management
5 7 (15.91%) Microservices
5 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (11.36%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (9.09%) ITSM
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) OO
7 4 (9.09%) OOP
7 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) C++
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) Scala
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) MCP
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) COBIT
3 2 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) WCAG
4 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) vSphere
4 6 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (13.64%) Xen
5 3 (6.82%) VMware NSX
5 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) Firmware
7 1 (2.27%) Docker
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.27%) vCloud
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Puppet
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.82%) EMC VPLEX
4 3 (6.82%) SCOM
4 3 (6.82%) Terraform
4 3 (6.82%) vRealize
4 3 (6.82%) WSUS
5 2 (4.55%) Ansible
5 2 (4.55%) Grafana
5 2 (4.55%) HP SIM
5 2 (4.55%) Kibana
5 2 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.55%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco
4 8 (18.18%) Google
5 7 (15.91%) HP
6 6 (13.64%) Symantec
7 5 (11.36%) Dell
7 5 (11.36%) Veeam
8 4 (9.09%) Adobe
8 4 (9.09%) Citrix
9 3 (6.82%) Brocade
9 3 (6.82%) EMC
9 3 (6.82%) McAfee
9 3 (6.82%) Samsung
10 2 (4.55%) IBM
10 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.55%) Sophos
11 1 (2.27%) Intel
11 1 (2.27%) Lotus
11 1 (2.27%) Perforce