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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 105 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 20 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 0.97% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 4.13% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Median daily rate £363 £230 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.60% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £189 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £283
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
513 605 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.84% 23.59% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 271 221
Median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.37 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +6 5 £400 +247.82% 2
Slough +1 3 £375 +50.00%
Bracknell -7 3 £344 -
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (53.85%) Firewall
4 18 (46.15%) SAN
5 16 (41.03%) CCNP
5 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
6 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 15 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (38.46%) IBM
6 15 (38.46%) Windows
6 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 15 (38.46%) ITIL
7 14 (35.90%) MPLS
7 14 (35.90%) VMware
8 13 (33.33%) WAN
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
10 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
10 10 (25.64%) e-Health
10 10 (25.64%) CA
10 10 (25.64%) NetApp
10 10 (25.64%) FCoE
10 10 (25.64%) FlexPod
10 10 (25.64%) vSphere
10 10 (25.64%) Data ONTAP
10 10 (25.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (23.08%) OSPF
11 9 (23.08%) BGP

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:

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 18 (46.15%) SAN
3 15 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (35.90%) MPLS
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (33.33%) WAN
6 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 10 (25.64%) FCoE
8 9 (23.08%) BGP
8 9 (23.08%) Broadband
8 9 (23.08%) OSPF
8 9 (23.08%) VPN
9 7 (17.95%) Internet
9 7 (17.95%) IPsec
10 6 (15.38%) LAN
10 6 (15.38%) xDSL
11 5 (12.82%) ADSL
11 5 (12.82%) Unified Communications
12 4 (10.26%) EIGRP
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) NetApp Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Support
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) FlexPod Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) BSS Architect
6 3 (7.69%) OSS Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.64%) e-Health
2 10 (25.64%) FlexPod
3 7 (17.95%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.13%) Internet of Things
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.56%) CMDB
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
1 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 10 (25.64%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Fault Management
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Service Management
4 3 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Presales
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (23.08%) CCNA
5 7 (17.95%) NCDA
6 6 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (12.82%) CCIE
7 5 (12.82%) MCP
7 5 (12.82%) MCSA
7 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.13%) CCDP
9 2 (5.13%) CCIP
9 2 (5.13%) Degree
9 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
10 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.56%) PMP
10 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) vSphere
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (7.69%) Netcool
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 15 (38.46%) IBM
3 14 (35.90%) VMware
4 10 (25.64%) CA
4 10 (25.64%) NetApp
5 8 (20.51%) HP
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.95%) Extreme Networks
6 7 (17.95%) Juniper
7 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 5 (12.82%) Hitachi
7 5 (12.82%) Intel
8 4 (10.26%) Remedy
9 3 (7.69%) BMC
9 3 (7.69%) Cramer
9 3 (7.69%) Ericsson
9 3 (7.69%) Infovista
9 3 (7.69%) SevOne
10 2 (5.13%) F5
10 2 (5.13%) Tandberg