The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 92 107 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 19 12 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.47% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 2.28% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 13
Median daily rate £300 £388 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +51.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £338 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £23.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% -45.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +16.00%
Ethernet
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
500 527 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.04% 20.67% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 282 278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 14
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ethernet across the Berkshire region.

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the Berkshire region.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 7 £300 -7.69%
Slough - 4 - -
Bracknell +3 2 £155 -60.63% 1
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 19 (61.29%) MPLS
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco
4 16 (51.61%) OSPF
4 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
5 15 (48.39%) CCNP
6 13 (41.94%) Juniper
6 13 (41.94%) Firewall
7 12 (38.71%) CCNA
7 12 (38.71%) WAN
7 12 (38.71%) xDSL
8 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
8 11 (35.48%) BGP
9 8 (25.81%) VMware
9 8 (25.81%) VLAN
9 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
10 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) IPsec
10 7 (22.58%) Service Management
10 7 (22.58%) Internet
10 7 (22.58%) PPP
10 7 (22.58%) SNMP
10 7 (22.58%) VPN
10 7 (22.58%) ITIL
10 7 (22.58%) Windows
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 7 (22.58%) ATM
10 7 (22.58%) Broadband
11 6 (19.35%) LAN
11 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) MPLS
2 16 (51.61%) OSPF
3 13 (41.94%) Firewall
4 12 (38.71%) WAN
4 12 (38.71%) xDSL
5 11 (35.48%) BGP
6 8 (25.81%) VLAN
7 7 (22.58%) ATM
7 7 (22.58%) Broadband
7 7 (22.58%) Internet
7 7 (22.58%) IPsec
7 7 (22.58%) PPP
7 7 (22.58%) SNMP
7 7 (22.58%) VPN
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (19.35%) DSL
8 6 (19.35%) LAN
8 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) DSLAM
9 5 (16.13%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Broadband Product Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Change Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) IPTV
2 3 (9.68%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (9.68%) STB
2 3 (9.68%) Video on Demand
3 2 (6.45%) e-Health
3 2 (6.45%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
1 7 (22.58%) Service Management
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Network Management
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Product Management
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (48.39%) CCNP
3 12 (38.71%) CCNA
4 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) CCIP
7 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
7 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) CCIE
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
8 2 (6.45%) PMP
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (6.45%) SCSA
8 2 (6.45%) Sun Certification
9 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
9 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.23%) CCDP
9 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) Juniper
3 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Huawei
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
7 2 (6.45%) CA
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) Remedy
7 2 (6.45%) Sun
7 2 (6.45%) Veritas
8 1 (3.23%) BMC
8 1 (3.23%) Cramer
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Infovista
8 1 (3.23%) Tandberg