Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 116 95
Rank change year-on-year -36 -21 +18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 35 98 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.79% 1.80% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.34% 11.88% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 67 96
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £128 £326 £185
90th Percentile £570 £575 £513
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £42.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.24% +176.78% -4.03%
10th Percentile £14.80 £41.25 £7.19
90th Percentile £37.20 £43.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.75 £36.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -39.58% +107.73% -8.71%

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 656 825 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.80% 15.14% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 491 552
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.31% +8.62%
10th Percentile £166 £248 £208
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £404 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.05 £9.63
90th Percentile £33.20 £46.75 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.86% +4.68%

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 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Yorkshire

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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 -31 14 £300 -33.33% 15
South Yorkshire -10 12 £550 +10.00% 1
North Yorkshire +8 9 £475 +18.75% 7
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Unix
3 14 (40.00%) DNS
3 14 (40.00%) Finance
4 13 (37.14%) Firewall
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
6 11 (31.43%) SAN
6 11 (31.43%) Internet
6 11 (31.43%) Information Security
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle
7 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 9 (25.71%) Cisco
8 9 (25.71%) DHCP
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.86%) Sybase
9 8 (22.86%) DB2
9 8 (22.86%) Perl
9 8 (22.86%) Python
9 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
9 8 (22.86%) Symantec
9 8 (22.86%) SSL
9 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
9 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
9 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
9 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
9 8 (22.86%) F5
9 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software

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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 13 (37.14%) Firewall
3 11 (31.43%) Internet
3 11 (31.43%) SAN
4 9 (25.71%) DHCP
5 8 (22.86%) SSL
6 7 (20.00%) VPN
6 7 (20.00%) Wireless
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.29%) LAN
8 5 (14.29%) WAN
9 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.71%) Extranet
9 2 (5.71%) HTTP
9 2 (5.71%) Intranet
10 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (2.86%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) DB2
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) DataStage
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
4 3 (8.57%) Law
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
2 8 (22.86%) Security Specialist
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (14.29%) Information Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Information Security Risk Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Network Field Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Unix
3 12 (34.29%) Linux
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Information Security
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
3 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 6 (17.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (17.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 6 (17.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Computer Security
6 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.71%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
1 8 (22.86%) Perl
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
1 8 (22.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) C++
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSA
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.57%) MCDST
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
3 2 (5.71%) CEH
3 2 (5.71%) CISM
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) CRISC
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Nexpose
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 3 (8.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) F5
3 8 (22.86%) Sybase
3 8 (22.86%) Symantec
4 6 (17.14%) ArcSight
4 6 (17.14%) Blue Coat
4 6 (17.14%) FireEye
4 6 (17.14%) GFI Software
4 6 (17.14%) Juniper
4 6 (17.14%) LogRhythm
4 6 (17.14%) McAfee
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Rapid7
4 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
4 6 (17.14%) TippingPoint
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Avaya
7 2 (5.71%) Varonis
8 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics