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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 108 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 17 12 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.49% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 2.21% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 13
Median daily rate £310 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £328 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £348 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
447 544 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.11% 22.26% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 270 316
Median daily rate £374 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 13
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Reading 0 6 £310 -8.14%
Slough +7 4 - -
Bracknell - 3 £246 - 1
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 (64.29%) MPLS
2 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (53.57%) OSPF
4 15 (53.57%) Cisco
5 14 (50.00%) CCNP
6 13 (46.43%) CCNA
6 13 (46.43%) Juniper
7 12 (42.86%) WAN
7 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 12 (42.86%) xDSL
8 10 (35.71%) Firewall
8 10 (35.71%) BGP
9 9 (32.14%) VLAN
10 8 (28.57%) Internet
10 8 (28.57%) DV Cleared
11 7 (25.00%) DSL
11 7 (25.00%) SNMP
11 7 (25.00%) VPN
11 7 (25.00%) ATM
12 6 (21.43%) Broadband
12 6 (21.43%) LAN
12 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 6 (21.43%) PPP
12 6 (21.43%) Network Security
12 6 (21.43%) Service Management
12 6 (21.43%) VMware
12 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
13 5 (17.86%) Migration
13 5 (17.86%) IPsec

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 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) MPLS
2 15 (53.57%) OSPF
3 12 (42.86%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) xDSL
4 10 (35.71%) BGP
4 10 (35.71%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) VLAN
6 8 (28.57%) Internet
7 7 (25.00%) ATM
7 7 (25.00%) DSL
7 7 (25.00%) SNMP
7 7 (25.00%) VPN
8 6 (21.43%) Broadband
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
8 6 (21.43%) Network Security
8 6 (21.43%) PPP
8 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.86%) DSLAM
9 5 (17.86%) IPsec
10 4 (14.29%) L2TP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Broadband Product Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Change Coordinator
5 1 (3.57%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) IPTV
3 3 (10.71%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (10.71%) STB
3 3 (10.71%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Service Management
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Network Management
3 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Product Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) CCIP
7 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
7 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) CCDP
8 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
8 2 (7.14%) PMP
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (7.14%) SCSA
8 2 (7.14%) Sun Certification
9 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
9 1 (3.57%) CCDA
9 1 (3.57%) CCIE
9 1 (3.57%) HNC
9 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Juniper
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Huawei
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Ericsson
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Sun
6 2 (7.14%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) Remedy
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Tandberg