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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 103 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 11 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 1.09% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 5.09% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 15
Median daily rate £310 £208 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.39% -12.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £115 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £208 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +22.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +77.77%
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
461 530 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.92% 21.38% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 277 236
Median daily rate £363 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Bracknell -1 5 £325 - 1
Reading +11 4 £310 +169.56% 1
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) MPLS
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
4 14 (37.84%) WAN
5 13 (35.14%) Firewall
6 11 (29.73%) CCNP
6 11 (29.73%) ITIL
6 11 (29.73%) Broadband
6 11 (29.73%) SAN
6 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) VPN
7 10 (27.03%) VMware
8 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
8 9 (24.32%) OSPF
8 9 (24.32%) BGP
8 9 (24.32%) Internet
8 9 (24.32%) xDSL
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (21.62%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (21.62%) IBM
9 8 (21.62%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) LAN
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (18.92%) Service Management
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.92%) Juniper
10 7 (18.92%) Extreme Networks

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 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) MPLS
2 14 (37.84%) WAN
3 13 (35.14%) Firewall
4 11 (29.73%) Broadband
4 11 (29.73%) SAN
5 10 (27.03%) VPN
6 9 (24.32%) BGP
6 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (24.32%) Internet
6 9 (24.32%) OSPF
6 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
6 9 (24.32%) xDSL
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (21.62%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (21.62%) LAN
8 6 (16.22%) FCoE
8 6 (16.22%) IPsec
8 6 (16.22%) PSTN
9 5 (13.51%) Unified Communications
10 4 (10.81%) ADSL
General
1 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) NetApp Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) BSS Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.11%) OSS Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Deskside Support
5 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) FlexPod Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Support
5 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) e-Health
2 6 (16.22%) FlexPod
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.11%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.41%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.70%) PMI
5 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (8.11%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Service Management
3 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.11%) Escalation Management
5 3 (8.11%) Fault Management
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Network Design
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.11%) Product Management
5 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (29.73%) CCNP
3 6 (16.22%) CCNA
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) CCIE
5 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) NCDA
6 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
6 3 (8.11%) PMP
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (5.41%) CCDP
7 2 (5.41%) CCIP
7 2 (5.41%) MCP
7 2 (5.41%) MCSA
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (8.11%) Netcool
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) IBM
4 7 (18.92%) Extreme Networks
4 7 (18.92%) Juniper
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) CA
5 6 (16.22%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Remedy
7 3 (8.11%) BMC
7 3 (8.11%) Cramer
7 3 (8.11%) Ericsson
7 3 (8.11%) Infovista
7 3 (8.11%) SevOne
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) Hitachi
8 2 (5.41%) Intel
8 2 (5.41%) Tandberg