The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 65 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 3.28% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£213 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.16% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £39.25 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.67% -6.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.56%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 61 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.43% 9.95% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 32 39
Average daily rate £388 £275 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £149 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £39.25 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.67% -4.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Ethernet
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet.

1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) WFM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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