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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 12 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.52% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.87% 2.23% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 11
Median daily rate £400 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £208 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £338 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.60% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.58%

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
418 584 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.28% 23.26% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 297 335
Median daily rate £400 £363 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.40 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Slough +7 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £369 - 2
Reading +19 3 £425 +33.33% 1
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 18 (60.00%) Cisco
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (60.00%) MPLS
1 18 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (56.67%) OSPF
3 16 (53.33%) CCNP
4 15 (50.00%) CCNA
5 14 (46.67%) Juniper
6 13 (43.33%) WAN
6 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) BGP
7 12 (40.00%) Firewall
8 11 (36.67%) xDSL
9 10 (33.33%) VLAN
10 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (30.00%) ATM
10 9 (30.00%) Internet
11 8 (26.67%) SNMP
11 8 (26.67%) VPN
11 8 (26.67%) DV Cleared
11 8 (26.67%) DSL
12 7 (23.33%) Migration
13 6 (20.00%) VMware
13 6 (20.00%) Network Security
13 6 (20.00%) Huawei
13 6 (20.00%) PPP
13 6 (20.00%) Windows
13 6 (20.00%) CCIP
13 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 5 (16.67%) Network Architecture

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 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) MPLS
2 17 (56.67%) OSPF
3 13 (43.33%) WAN
4 12 (40.00%) BGP
4 12 (40.00%) Firewall
5 11 (36.67%) xDSL
6 10 (33.33%) VLAN
7 9 (30.00%) ATM
7 9 (30.00%) Internet
7 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (26.67%) DSL
8 8 (26.67%) SNMP
8 8 (26.67%) VPN
9 6 (20.00%) Network Security
9 6 (20.00%) PPP
10 5 (16.67%) Frame Relay
10 5 (16.67%) IPsec
10 5 (16.67%) IPv4
10 5 (16.67%) LAN
10 5 (16.67%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) IPTV
2 4 (13.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (13.33%) STB
2 4 (13.33%) Video on Demand
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Network Management
3 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Information Management
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 15 (50.00%) CCNA
4 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) DV Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) CCIP
7 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.33%) JNCIA
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (6.67%) BC Cleared
10 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (6.67%) CCDP
10 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
10 2 (6.67%) PMP
10 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (6.67%) SCSA
10 2 (6.67%) Sun Certification
11 1 (3.33%) APMP
11 1 (3.33%) CCDA
11 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PMO
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) Huawei
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) Sun
7 2 (6.67%) Veritas
8 1 (3.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) Mitel
8 1 (3.33%) Remedy
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) Tandberg