The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 63 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 2 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 1.90% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 8.46% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £250 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +389.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 130 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.39% 22.45% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 54
Average daily rate £250 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 24
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £45.00 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
Ethernet
East of England

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 2 £250 - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Ethernet
East of England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Multicast
2 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Cramer
2 2 (28.57%) Qt
2 2 (28.57%) DWDM
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SysML
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
2 2 (28.57%) IPv6
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) IPv6
2 2 (28.57%) Multicast
2 2 (28.57%) Broadband
2 2 (28.57%) DWDM
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Physics
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SysML
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Cramer
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) OPNET