Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 125 151
Rank change year-on-year +71 +26 -3
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 61 65 55
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.42% 1.48% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.83% 12.97% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 35
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £226 £218 £228
90th Percentile £733 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £439 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
10th Percentile £10.50 - £33.95
90th Percentile £11.50 - £36.05
England median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +10.53% -22.80%

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 256 501 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.35% 11.43% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 346 445
Median daily rate £408 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +3.03% -1.79%
10th Percentile £192 £205 £225
90th Percentile £638 £575 £562
England median daily rate £438 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +1.74% +1.18% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +22.03%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £19.50 £41.70 £46.25
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% +5.26%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire.

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 9 July 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 +57 24 £500 - 4
South Yorkshire +30 22 £675 +22.73% 5
North Yorkshire +15 15 £269 +23.56%
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) AWS
2 33 (54.10%) GCP
3 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
3 30 (49.18%) Jenkins
4 28 (45.90%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (44.26%) Google
6 25 (40.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (39.34%) Azure
7 24 (39.34%) DNS
8 23 (37.70%) HTTP
8 23 (37.70%) Configuration Management
8 23 (37.70%) Linux
8 23 (37.70%) Open Source
9 22 (36.07%) Ansible
9 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
10 21 (34.43%) Terraform
10 21 (34.43%) Puppet
11 20 (32.79%) CircleCI
11 20 (32.79%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (32.79%) Salt
11 20 (32.79%) Python
12 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Management
12 19 (31.15%) DevOps
12 19 (31.15%) Task Automation
12 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Automation
13 18 (29.51%) Kubernetes
14 17 (27.87%) Firewall
15 15 (24.59%) VPN
15 15 (24.59%) SSL

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 12 (19.67%) Confluence
2 7 (11.48%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (11.48%) Mule
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Jetty
4 1 (1.64%) Mongrel
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 33 (54.10%) AWS
1 33 (54.10%) GCP
2 24 (39.34%) Azure
3 12 (19.67%) Slack
4 11 (18.03%) GitHub
5 10 (16.39%) Office 365
6 7 (11.48%) npm
7 3 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
8 2 (3.28%) IaaS
8 2 (3.28%) PaaS
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.64%) G Suite
9 1 (1.64%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) DNS
2 23 (37.70%) HTTP
3 17 (27.87%) Firewall
4 15 (24.59%) SSL
4 15 (24.59%) VPN
5 13 (21.31%) DHCP
6 12 (19.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 11 (18.03%) IPv6
7 11 (18.03%) LAN
7 11 (18.03%) WAN
8 9 (14.75%) BGP
8 9 (14.75%) MPLS
8 9 (14.75%) OSPF
9 7 (11.48%) IPv4
10 6 (9.84%) VoIP
11 5 (8.20%) Wireless
12 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (6.56%) IOS XR
12 4 (6.56%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
1 30 (49.18%) Jenkins
2 20 (32.79%) CircleCI
3 13 (21.31%) JIRA
4 9 (14.75%) JUnit
4 9 (14.75%) Selenium
5 7 (11.48%) Maven
5 7 (11.48%) Mockito
5 7 (11.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.28%) Gatling
7 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.64%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) IT Support
3 5 (8.20%) Programme Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Project Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (6.56%) WebOps Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Web Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) JSON
1 10 (16.39%) REST
2 9 (14.75%) Node.js
3 7 (11.48%) Enzyme
3 7 (11.48%) Express
3 7 (11.48%) Jest
3 7 (11.48%) Redux
3 7 (11.48%) Spring
3 7 (11.48%) Spring Boot
3 7 (11.48%) WireMock
4 2 (3.28%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) CSS3
4 2 (3.28%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) HTML5
4 2 (3.28%) Jinja
4 2 (3.28%) Play Framework
4 2 (3.28%) Sass
4 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.20%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (3.28%) Unix
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (40.98%) Continuous Delivery
4 23 (37.70%) Configuration Management
4 23 (37.70%) Open Source
5 19 (31.15%) DevOps
5 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Automation
5 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Management
5 19 (31.15%) Task Automation
6 13 (21.31%) Kanban
6 13 (21.31%) Scrum
6 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
7 12 (19.67%) Performance Testing
7 12 (19.67%) Security Testing
7 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
8 11 (18.03%) Web Operations
9 9 (14.75%) Technical Debt
9 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
10 8 (13.11%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.79%) Python
3 8 (13.11%) Java
4 7 (11.48%) ES6
5 3 (4.92%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) Scala
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.48%) CCNA
3 5 (8.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.56%) CCNP
5 3 (4.92%) DBS Check
5 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.28%) MCSE
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.28%) WCAG
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) vCloud
4 2 (3.28%) Docker
4 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) Ansible
2 21 (34.43%) Puppet
2 21 (34.43%) Terraform
3 20 (32.79%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (32.79%) Salt
4 18 (29.51%) Kubernetes
5 4 (6.56%) FortiGate
6 2 (3.28%) Grafana
6 2 (3.28%) Kibana
7 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Google
2 12 (19.67%) AppDynamics
2 12 (19.67%) F5
2 12 (19.67%) Splunk
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.75%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) Blue Coat
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) Huawei
6 2 (3.28%) Juniper
6 2 (3.28%) Meraki
7 1 (1.64%) Aruba
7 1 (1.64%) Perforce
7 1 (1.64%) Polycom
7 1 (1.64%) Sage